Global Financial City: Tokyo

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The Tokyo Metropolitan Government, in collaboration with the national government, private sector, and others, is advancing initiatives to revitalize the financial sector in order to win back Tokyo's position as the top global financial city in Asia.

□ Press releases related to the Global Financial City: Tokyo


         ◆List of press releases

□ Advisory Panel for Global Financial City Tokyo


With the goal of realizing Global Financial City Tokyo, an advisory panel comprising the governor of Tokyo, financial experts, leaders of companies in Japan and abroad, and others, has been established to examine the revitalization of the financial sector and the development of business in Japan by foreign financial companies, and study sweeping measures to resolve such challenges.

         ◆Text of "Interim Report on Policy for Global Financial City Tokyo"
             (PDF:235KB)

         ◆Text of "Outline of Establishment of the Advisory Panel for Global Financial City Tokyo"
             (PDF:112KB, opens in a new window)

         ◆Details of the meetings

□ Governor Koike to host meeting of top executives of foreign financial institutions

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) released an interim report on Policy for Global Financial City Tokyo on June 9, 2017.
Working toward this goal, the TMG will now advance concrete consideration of each of the items contained in the interim report and other aspects. While also taking into consideration the discussions and final proposal of the Advisory Panel for Global Financial City Tokyo, the TMG plans to formulate the final policy report this autumn.
To further enhance the final policy report, the governor hosted a meeting of top executives of foreign financial institutions to discuss issues related to the Global Financial City Tokyo.

         ◆Details of the meeting

□ Meeting to Discuss the Attraction of Foreign Financial Companies to Tokyo

In order to attract asset management companies, FinTech companies and others, the "Meeting to Discuss the Attraction of Foreign Financial Companies to Tokyo," comprising the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Financial Services Agency, private enterprises and others, was established in November 2016. Following discussions to consider new measures, in December, "Immediate Measures for 
Attracting Foreign Financial Companies" that can be launched from fiscal year 2017 were compiled.

Based on these immediate measures, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government will be promoting initiatives to attract foreign financial companies.

         ◆Text of "Immediate Measures for Attracting Foreign Financial Companies"
             (PDF:526KB, opens in a new window)

 ○ First meeting (November 16, 2016)
 ○ Second meeting(December 19, 2016)

□ Past Initiatives

 ○ Tokyo Global Financial Center (opens in a new window)

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