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Nomura returns to private equity, seeking stable income

It plans to initially invest about 100 billion yen in new business, but has yet to identify any specific investment targets

Analysts say that Nomura is re-entering the private equity market in Japan as potential buyers grow willing to take on risky assets a decade after the global financial crisis.


NOMURA Holdings Inc is returning to private equity - a move that comes as it seeks more stable income through consulting services and as Japanese firms increasingly look to divest non-core businesses as part of restructuring plans.

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