What’s New on the FSA Website
Week of December 10 - December 14, 2018
This page contains the latest in events, developments, and updates to the FSA website.
|December 12, 2018||Press Conference by the Minister for Financial Services (November 22, 2018) (Available in Japanese)|
|December 12, 2018||Press Conference by the Minister for Financial Services (November 20, 2018) Japanese version|
|December 10, 2018||Press Conference by the Minister for Financial Services (November 16, 2018) (Available in Japanese)|
|December 10, 2018||Press Conference by the Minister for Financial Services (November 13, 2018) (Available in Japanese)|
(The following press releases are available in English)
|December 13, 2018||Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) has published updated Pillar 3 disclosure requirements|
|December 11, 2018||FSA and GARP jointly held Global Risk Forum|
|December 14, 2018||To turn challenges into opportunities - Speech by Toshihide Endo, the commissioner of the Financial Services Agency, at the 34th Annual General Meeting and Reception of the International Bankers Association of Japan|
(The following press releases are available in Japanese)
|December 10, 2018||Requests for the facilitation of financing for small and medium-sized enterprises during the year-end season
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 year-end season.
|December 14, 2018||Administrative action against Ai Trust Co.,Ltd (The Kanto Local Finance Bureau)
The Kanto Local Finance Bureau took an administrative action against Ai Trust Co.,Ltd, ordering the suspension of its business from December 14, 2018 to January 13, 2019 and the improvement of its business operations pursuant to the “Financial Instruments and Exchange Act.” This administrative action is based on a recommendation from the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission (SESC) as a result of its on-site inspection.
|December 14, 2018||Publication of the agenda and handouts of the 11th meeting of the “Study Group on the Virtual Currency Exchange Services”
The FSA published the agenda and handouts of the 11th meeting of the “Study Group on the Virtual Currency Exchange Services,” which was held on December 14, 2018.
|December 10, 2018||Warnings about entities that are operating money lending businesses without proper registration
The FSA (Local Finance Bureaus) updated warnings about entities that are operating money lending businesses without proper registration. The warnings include the updated list of entities that misrepresent their registration using fictitious or stolen registration numbers.
- 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.