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GMO VenturePartners earns $240m in capital gains

Japanese early and growth-stage investment firm GMO VenturePartners has reportedly generated $240m in capital gains from three of its portfolio companies.

Napier enters Japanese market through partnership

Financial crime compliance specialist Napier has launched Napier Continuum, its financial crime risk management platform, in the Japanese market.  

Swiss InsurTech dacadoo teams with Daido Life to support new product

Swiss InsurTech company dacadoo has licensed its Risk Engine solution to Japan-based Daido Life, for the development of the new product, KENCO+.

Japan-based Kyash scores $41m

Japan-based payment money management app Kyash has closed its Series D on JPY 4.9bn ($41m)

Japan’s FSA to require listed firms to disclose female manager ratio

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) will mandate listed firms to disclose the ratio of women in managerial positions as it reeks to further raise the glass ceiling.

Japan to place new restrictions on stablecoin issuance

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has revealed it is proposing new restrictions that would only enable banks and wire transfer services to issue stablecoins.

Climate disclosures to become mandatory in Japan from April 2022

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has revealed it intends to make climate disclosures mandatory for large Japanese companies from April next year.

The FSA moves forward with potential new climate risk disclosure regulation

A new regulation by Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) may lead to the introduction of mandatory climate-risk related disclosures by March 2022.

Japanese Financial Services Agency steps up plans to establish new ESG...

The Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) has revealed it is planning to develop a new framework for the certification of ESG-related products.

Fingerprint Cards, Morix team to introduce biometric payment card in Japan

Swedish biometrics specialist Fingerprint Cards has partnered with Japanese electronics firm MoriX to develop and launch biometric payment cards in the Japanese market.

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