Japan Exchange Group, Inc. provides and operates markets for exchange-traded financial instruments in Japan. The company offers market facilities for securities, securities index futures, securities options, commodity futures, and commodity index futures trading, as well as financial instruments obligation assumption services; and publishes market quotations and facilitates fairness of securities trading. It is also involved in the self-regulatory operations, including listing examination, market surveillance and compliance, listed company compliance, and examination and inspection of participants. In addition, the company offers clearing and settlement services, as well as information services. Japan Exchange Group, Inc. was incorporated in 1949 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
Japan Exchange Group was established in 2013 as the result of a merger between the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) and Osaka Securities Exchange (OSE). This followed a recommendation from the Japanese government in 2012 to combine the exchanges in an effort to enhance the efficiency and lower the cost of trading for investors. The merger allowed for the creation of Japan Exchange Group as a single, integrated exchange across the country.
The mission of Japan Exchange Group is to be the center of excellence in the world’s financial markets. Our commitment is to continuously develop our business, in harmony with global market development trends, and to actively promote the access and use of our markets to create convenience, security, and enhanced efficiency for our customers.
Japan Exchange Group is committed to creating and nurturing a vibrant financial market by providing efficient, reliable, and secure markets and services. We strive to be a trusted and respected financial market leader, both in Japan and internationally.
Mr. Ryusuke Yokoyama (Exec. VP, CIO & IT Planning Mang.)
Mr. Isao Hasegawa (Sr. Exec. Officer of Gen. Admin. & HR)
Mr. Shizuka Masaki (Exec. Officer & Director)
Mr. Kiyoshi Hosomizo (Pres of Japan Exchange Regulation)
Mr. Moriyuki Iwanaga (Exec. Officer & Director)
Mr. Hamada Takamichi (Exec. Officer)
Mr. Futagi Satoshi (Sr. Exec. Officer of Corp. Strategy & Sustainability)
Recognition and Awards
Japan Exchange Group has been recognized for its achievements in the financial marketplace. In 2019, the company was named Most Innovative Exchange by Global Markets Magazine and Most Innovative Exchange Group of the Year by Global Investor. In 2018, the company was also named Exchange Group of the Year by Institutional Investor Magazine.