Lead Organization: Financial Services Agency
Participating Organizations in Japan:
JPX, JSDA and Financial Services Agency will support WIW 2017 through press releases on websites, other media and events.
World Investor Week Coordinator(s): Office of International Affairs, JFSA
View the opening ceremony of IOSCO's inaugural World Investor Week in Tokyo
(Japanese is also available.)
The Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA)
One of the JSDA's important activities is "Improving Financial Literacy among Investors". JSDA has been actively involved in disseminating and promoting financial literacy through
For details, please visit their website.
During the WIW (2nd to 8th October), JSDA will organize seminars and other events in Japan. JSDA opens the special website for their initiatives (Available only in Japanese).
On their website, you can also find the WIW "Key Messages" translated into Japanese with the WIW logo. In addition, JSDA also promotes the WIW project itself on their webpage. (Available only in Japanese.)
JSDA also designates 4th October as Securities Investment Day. For details, please visit their Special Website for Securities Investment Day (Available only in Japanese).
Japan Exchange Group (JPX)
JPX is one of the major institutions that actively engage in promoting financial education to improve financial literacy in Japan. JPX offers various seminars and programs for financial and investor education by age group and investment experience, as described on the JPX website.
For WIW, JPX organized a special opening ceremony on the first day of WIW, Oct. 2 (Mon.) 2017 at Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Scenes from the opening ceremony have been published on the websites below.
Financial Services Agency (JFSA)
As in the "Strategic Directions and Priorities 2016 — 2017", JFSA will:
For more information, please visit our website: