The upcoming share market reorganisation – summary and fireside chat with Japan Exchange Group
In April 2022, Japan’s share market will undergo a once-in-generation reorganisation. The new structure will see the introduction of a simpler, three-segment market structure. Requirements to join the top echelons of the listed share market will tighten.
The overarching aim of the upcoming changes, according to the Japan Exchange Group (JPX)(1), is to “boost listed companies’ sustainable growth and mid- to long-term corporate value creation”.
In this document, we review the details announced to date and discuss the upcoming changes with Mr Hideki Tomita, Head of Japan Exchange Group’s Representative Office in London.
Read the full report below: