SPARX Group, headed by Shuhei Abe and one of
Asia’s largest alternative investments groups with
$6.97 billion in assets, is reigniting its ambition of being an
Asia-based global alternatives heavyweight. It plans to widen
its product menu and integrate investment ideas within the
three group brands–SPARX, PMA and Cosmo – to
develop pan-Asia expertise.
In addition to the Asian growth theme, the firm is also
betting strongly on the domestic demand-driven story in Japan
and looking to invest in Japanese companies that would benefit
from the growing consumer demand in the country. "This is a
slightly contrarian view, but we feel...