Summit Notebook

Blackrock sees opportunities in shrinking Japan

July 8, 2009

Japan’s population has peaked and all the projections have it sliding sharply in coming decades, raising questions about investment opportunities when emerging markets, in particular, offer much more obvious growth opportunities.

Young minds, old bodies offer private equity opportunities

November 4, 2008

Healthcare and education offer a new frontier for Middle
East private equity firms as they take advantage of dramatic
demographic changes in the region.