Japan's industry minister jumps to the defense of the GPIF

  • Reports on US investment with the GPIF are absurd
  • Reports about the GPIF were not the reason I didn't visit the States

There's been a lot of speculation that Japan's biggest pension and investment fund would start investing in Trump's new wonderland. That chatter was at its highest when Abe went to visit Trump but has since been denied.

The GPIF have other problems to deal with, as Eamonn noted last night.