Taiwan will study the possibility of launching a cross-border stock trading scheme with Japan in a bid to boost internationalization of the local bourse, said the country's top financial regulator.
New York state has fined PricewaterhouseCoopers $25m and suspended some consulting work for two years after it altered a report to regulators on sanctions and money-laundering controls for Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd.
Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party will urge government to establish “super regional banks” to help revitalize the economy during the nation's unorthodox bid to beat deflation.
The Financial Services Agency of Japan and the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission sign a memorandum of cooperation on supervision of regulated entities.
Japanese financial authorities decline to take responsibility for the crypto-currency.
The Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission seeks to penalise Select Vantage Inc. for stock manipulation.
Japanese brokers are urging the regulator to revamp a scheme that waives taxes on investments of up to 1 million yen for five years.
Stricter capital rules under Basel III guidelines may curb the ability of Japan's biggest banks to raise dividend payout to investors in the future.
Japan’s Financial Services Agency has told regional banks to consider mergers and other tie-ups as part of medium- to long-term management strategies.
Japanese regulators plan to call on banks and their holding companies to appoint outside directors as members of their board to enhance transparency in management.