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1st June, 2013
Shinzo Abe, Japanese PM.

Buy or bolt? Japan's Nikkei index officially entered correction territory last Thursday after stocks shed 5.2 per cent in the second big plunge in as many weeks. Japanese equities have been riding high on strong first quarter GDP and aggressive quantitative easing, so the pullback could mark a buying opportunity. But a parallel drop in bond prices could signal something worse.


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