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Economics: Quantitative models, qualitative analysis


Quantitative models, qualitative analysis

FINANCIAL MARKETS: 14 Years of high-profile experience


14 Years of high-profile experience

STRATEGY: forecasting and tools for decision-making


Forecasting and tools for decision-making

JAPAN: An inside knowledge of corporate and institutional Japan


Inside knowledge of Japanese institutions


Upcoming Events

Naomi Fink on CNBC – Tues 31 May 12pm AEST

On the potential delay of the consumption tax hike in Japan: “It’s one very easy show of supporting consumption and also it’s a way of flexing political muscle,” Naomi Fink, CEO of Europacifica Consulting, told CNBC.”My main worry remains that this sends the wrong message with regards to fiscal credibility.” Click here for video link

Naomi Fink on CNBC (13 May, 8:30am AEST)

Sentiment in stocks tends to be adversely affected by yen strength, though both might actually be influenced by global appetite for risk/uncertainty over global demand. Naomi Fink chats with CNBC’s Matthew Taylor on the yen, impact on Japanese corporates and BOJ policy. Click here to view the segment.

Europacifica awarded APEC Structural Reform mandate

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At the second Structural Reform Ministerial Meeting held in Cebu, the Philippines in September 2015, Ministers instructed the Economic Committee (EC) to focus on “structural reform and services” for the 2016 APEC Economic Policy Report (AEPR). APEC has awarded Europacifica Consulting a mandate to deliver an expert study on Japanese financial sector reform for the 2016 AEPR.

CEO Naomi Fink on CNBC 29 March 3:30pm AEST

Outlook for Japanese markets Data out of Japan today: household spending, jobless rate and retail sales– impact on the markets?  BOJ Policy and reflation  Consumption tax hike and fiscal policy Link to video    

Conference Notes from RMB: Unlocking the Potential II

Source: Chinese National Tourism Office

In the first installment of our RMB thought leadership series, we we explored the current status of Chinese capital account liberalisation, aspects of RMB internationalisation to date, and its effect on Australian markets. At the second in our RMB Thought Leadership conference series in Melbourne, noting the changing landscape both for Chinese investors and global portfolio managers, we examined the status of Chinese capital account liberalisation in the context of investment flows between…

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Naomi Fink on Bloomberg TV (10 Feb 2016, 3:13pm AEDT)


Is the Bank of Japan Running Out of Options? 3:13 PM AEDT February 10, 2016 Share on FacebookShare on Twitter Naomi Fink, chief executive officer and founder of Europacifica Consulting, discusses the Bank of Japan’s policy strategy. She speaks to Bloomberg’s Haidi Lun on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Asia Society: Asia and Australia in 2016: What Lies Ahead?

We spoke to Asia Society on key regional and global events impacting Australia and Asia going into 2016, including: 1. INTERNATIONALISATION OF THE RMB 2. FED INTEREST RATE HIKE 3. BANK OF JAPAN (BOJ) AND THE EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK (ECB) 4. OPEC AND OIL SUPPLY 5. PRODUCTIVITY AND CRUNCH TIME FOR ABENOMICS Read the full article here.


Source: Chinese National Tourism Office

THOMSON REUTERS RMB THOUGHT LEADERSHIP LUNCHEON SERIES   This luncheon series is by invitation only, with a confirmed panel of speakers including: Introduction: James Land, Head of Market Development – Pacific, Thomson Reuters Keynote – latest developments in Chinese Account Liberalisation Kathy Walsh, Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies & Applied Statistics, Australian National University Keynote – latest global investor/sovereign views on China, SDR and capital account liberalisation  Mark Burgess, Former Managing…

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