Structural changes and policy developments in the Japanese financial system


July 11, 2024, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EDT
Virtual Event
Nicolas Véron (PIIE), Toshiyuki Miyoshi (Financial Services Agency, Japan) and Richard Katz

Event Summary

Japan’s financial system plays a significant role in the changing regional environment of East Asia. Its banking sector remains the world’s fourth largest by total assets behind China, the euro area, and the United States. This session of Financial Statements reviews current developments and prospects.


Nicolas Véron
Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)


Toshiyuki Miyoshi 
Deputy Commissioner for International Affairs, Financial Services Agency, Japan

Richard Katz 
Author of The Contest for Japan's Economic Future: Entrepreneurs vs. Corporate Giants



About This Series

Financial Statements is a biweekly virtual event series hosted by Nicolas Véron that explores changes in the world of finance, encompassing themes of financial services regulation, corporate finance and governance, systemic fragility and crises, and structural changes driving business and policy trends in the financial sector.