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Samuel Riding, Regulation Asia, Dec 15, 2016

Japanese regulators break from the pack on capital regulation, HFT and fintech.

Peter Guy, Regulation Asia, May 23, 2016

Japanese regulators ignore lessons from the financial crisis and seek to relax key Basel requirements at their own peril.

Andrew Bernard, Tradeweb, Dec 16, 2015

Moves to reduce systemic risk and increase transparency in OTC derivatives support technological innovation.

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Editors, Regulation Asia, Jun 22, 2017

Fund deputy managing director says search for yield is bringing new, less understood risks.

Editors, Regulation Asia, May 31, 2017

Final version of non-legally binding code includes several new principles for institutional investors.

Editors, Regulation Asia, May 31, 2017

Commissioner Nobuchika Mori suggests fintech will facilitate provision of ‘bespoke products to mass customers’.

Editors, Regulation Asia, May 23, 2017

Offshore HFTs must have offices in Japan; all must register with regulator, disclose risk management practices.

Editors, Regulation Asia, May 22, 2017

Traders alleged to have made extra $750,000 in profit and boosted bonuses while deliberately lying to customers.

Editors, Regulation Asia, Apr 05, 2017

Bonds will meet requirement that TLAC instruments be equivalent to at least 18% of RWA.