Barclays: Japanese investors continue to shift from US to European bonds: FXWW

From the FXWW Chatroom: Amid the ongoing risk-off mood globally in March, Japanese investors were net sellers in foreign equities for a second consecutive month, the first such back-to-back selling in about four years, while logging their largest net purchase in foreign bonds since last July, based on the International Transactions in Securities data for that period. February balance of payments data indicated the largest net sale of US bonds since the current data standards were adopted in January 2014 and confirmed the continuing shift from US bonds to European bonds.

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