ACCJ The Journal - Capital Integrity SESC Secretary General Kiyotaka Sasaki protects the nation’s ec
APRIL 2017 ECONOMY
Capital Integrity SESC Secretary General Kiyotaka Sasaki protects the nation’s economy
By Julian Ryall
The Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission (SESC) is the government body that oversees the legal compliance of Japan’s capital markets. Operating under the authority of the Financial Services Agency, the SESC is marking 25 years of operations this year. Secretary General Kiyotaka Sasaki sat down with The Journal to talk about the part the commission plays in the Japanese economy, how the markets are evolving, and Tokyo’s new role in international regulation.
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