Japan Exchange Group, Inc.

Exchange entity Japan Exchange Group, Inc.
Conducts business in Japan
Number of listed companies (dec./16, WFE) 3,541
Domestic market capitalization (in Millions USD, dec./16, WFE) 5,061,537
Has signed the SSE Commitment Letter? No
Has prepared SSE Communication to Stakeholders? No
Requires ESG reporting as a listing rule? No;Relevant information:
Offers written guidance on ESG reporting? No
Offers ESG related training? No
Provides sustainability-related indices? Yes;
Has green bond listings? No
  • Japan's Environmental Ministry issued Green bond guidelines in 2017, found here.
Additional Information
Organizational model of stock exchange
  • Listed company for profit; TSE & OSE demutualized in 2001
Regulatory bodies
Regulatory model Japan Exchange Regulation (JPX-R) is the quality control center providing self-regulation for markets operated by Tokyo Stock Exchange and Osaka Exchange. JPX-R engages in the following initiatives to ensure sound market operations:
About the stock exchange
  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Japan Exchange Group, Inc. (JPX) was established via the business combination between Tokyo Stock Exchange Group and Osaka Securities Exchange on January 1, 2013.JPX operates financial instruments exchange markets to provide market users with reliable venues for trading listed securities and derivatives instruments. In addition to providing market infrastructure and market data, JPX also provides clearing and settlement services through a central counterparty and conducts trading oversight to maintain the integrity of the markets. In the course of working together as an exchange group to offer a comprehensive range of services, we continue to make every effort to ensure reliable markets and create greater convenience for all market users.
For more information about JPX and JPX subsidiaries:
Ownership of Exchange (Shares >4% only) Share
Baillie Gifford & Co. 7.00%
State Street Global Advisors Inc. 4.70%