Risk Japan 2011: Mizuho Securities CRO praises Fed's Jackson Hole position; looks to Japan's new prime minister on JGB security

Kenji Fujii, Mizuho Securities CRO: backing Bernanke

The US Federal Reserve chairman, Ben Bernanke, got it right during his address at the annual Jackson Hole meeting in Wyoming last week when he disappointed some observers by failing to announce a third quantitative easing policy to inject life into the US economy, according to Kenji Fujii, chief risk officer at Mizuho Securities in Tokyo.

“The [Jackson Hole] speech by chairman Bernanke was reasonable and no surprise,” Fujii told delegates attending Risk Japan 2011 at the Shangri-La Hotel in

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