Katie Holliday is a Writer with CNBC.com, covering a range of topics including global macro-economic news, market developments and corporate news. Before joining CNBC, Katie was a senior asset management correspondent at Investment Week in London. Katie holds a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from Southampton University.
U.S. assets will be the biggest benefactor of Japan's recent pension fund reform, analysts say.
Indian stocks have been on a tear this year and the government's plan to implement its budget early could provide a further boost.
The amount of billionaires has doubled since the financial crisis, according to a report from global charity Oxfam.