How Japan Measures Up

How Japan Measures Up

This page provides informative data and materials to give a better understanding of the market. JSDA publishes reports and pamphlets which explain both the Japanese and international markets from a broad perspective.

The Japanese Capital Market: Features and Advantages

The Japanese Capital Market:Features and Advantages

The Japanese capital market is one of the world’s most dynamic markets in terms of its depth, reach, sophistication, and connectivity. This brochure covers the market’s most notable features and advantages, including recent trends and market size and origins, as well as the competitiveness of Japanese companies and Japan’s sound business environment.

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Fact Book


The Fact Book provides an overview of the Japanese economy and market trends, as well as the securities industry, with statistical data using tables and graphs. The Fact Book data include historical trends in the stock market, the bond market, investment trusts and the derivatives market, as well as investor trends.

Fiscal Year 2018
Fiscal Year 2017
Fiscal Year 2016
Fiscal Year 2015
Fiscal Year 2014
Fiscal Year 2013
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For further information about the Japanese market, click HERE and select “Japan.” (Transfers to an independent ASF website.)

Comparative Analysis of the Asian Market

Comparative Analysis of the Asian Market

JSDA collects information about Asian securities regulation frameworks from overseas authorities*. This is a unique report comparing each system. It covers securities regulation, market structure, and the challenges in each country.

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* JSDA hosts the ASF Tokyo Roundtable periodically and collects information from the participants.

Related link: Securities Market in Japan (transfers to an independent Japan Securities Research Institute website)

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