What’s New on the FSA Website
Week of February 26 - March 2, 2018
This page contains the latest in events, developments, and updates to the FSA website.
|February 28, 2018||Press Conference by the Minister for Financial Services (February 20, 2018) Japanese version|
|February 28, 2018||Press Conference by the Minister for Financial Services (February 16, 2018) Japanese version|
(The following press releases are available in English)
|February 26, 2018||Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) published “Sound Practices: implications of fintech developments for banks and bank supervisors”|
|February 26, 2018||The fifth meeting of the "Study Group on the Financial System" under the Financial System Council|
|February 28, 2018||Publication of the 175th issue of the FSA’s monthly journal, Access FSA|
|February 27, 2018||Updated statistics of money lending business|
|February 26, 2018||Updated list of issuers of gift certificates in repayment procedures based on the “Payment Services Act”|
(The following press releases are available in Japanese)
|March 2, 2018||Symposiums for effective financial intermediation in region-based relationship banking for FY 2017 (April 2017-March 2018) to be held in March 2018
Local Financial Bureaus (including Okinawa General Bureau of the Cabinet Office) have been holding symposiums since FY 2005 to stay updated with expertise and know-how on practices in region-based relationship banking. Effective financial intermediation is the main topic of the symposiums scheduled in March 2018.
|February 28, 2018||Updated list of authorized organizations supporting business innovation
The FSA authorized and published a list of organizations that support business innovation pursuant to the “Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Business Enhancement Act .etc.”
|February 26, 2018||Requests for the facilitation of financing for small and medium-sized enterprises during the fiscal-year-end season (toward the end of March)
The FSA requested that bank associations of deposit taking financial institutions and The Norinchukin Bank facilitate financing for small and medium-sized enterprises during the fiscal-year-end season (toward the end of March).
|February 28, 2018||Publication of the updated “Expert Column,” a subpage of the “NISA Official Promotion Webpage,” with a new article (vol.16) contributed by an external expert
The FSA published the updated “Expert Column,” a subpage of the “NISA Official Promotion Webpage,” with a new article (vol.16) contributed by an external expert.
- Laws & RegulationsPage list
- Name of Laws and Regulations(PDF)
- Financial Instruments and Exchange Act
- Recent Changes
- Public Comment
- No Action Letter System
- Procedures concerning Foreign Account Management Institutions
- PrinciplesPage list
- Strategic Directions and Priorities
- Progress and Assessment of the Strategic Directions and Priorities
- Policy Approaches to Strengthen Cyber Security in the Financial Sector
- Financial Monitoring Policy
- AnnouncementsPage list
- Press Conferences
- Press Releases
- Official Statements
- Great East Japan Earthquake-Related Information
- The Earthquake Centered in the Kumamoto Region of Kumamoto Prefecture 2016-Related Information
- List of Institutions
- For those engaging in High Speed Trading
- To Operators of Specially Permitted Businesses for Qualified Institutional Investors, etc.