1st Edition

Banking and Finance in Japan (RLE Banking & Finance)
An Introduction to the Tokyo Market

ISBN 9780415751612
Published March 7, 2014 by Routledge
238 Pages

USD $62.95

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Book Description

The Tokyo market has often been a difficult financial environment for the non-Japanese to understand. This volume, written for an international readership provides a study of the financial centre behind one of the world’s largest economies.

Table of Contents

List of tables and figures. Preface. Acknowledgements. Introduction. Part 1: Financial Structure and Deregulation 1. Historical Background 2. Financial Structure and the Flow of Funds 3. Financial Products, Interest Rates and Financial Deregulation. Part 2 Financial Markets 4. Short-term Money Markets 5. Foreign Currency and Euroyen Markets 6. Securities Markets. Part 3: Financial Institutions. 7. Private Depository Institutions 8. Private non-depository Financial Institutions 9. Government Financial Institutions 10. Foreign Financial Institutions 11. Interbank Clearing Systems. Part 4: Monetary Authorities and Monetary Policy 12. Monetary Authorities. 13. Monetary Policy. Future Outlook. Appendices. Bibliography. Index.

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"Given that comprehensive books in English on Japanese banking and finance are few and far between, this books has teh potential to be a valuable resource." - Jackie Miyasaka, American Translators Association