News Release

May 18, 2021 TSE Establish the Working Group for Strengthening the Functions of the Cash Equity Market

 

In order to respond to changes in market environment and diversifying investor needs, we will establish the Working Group for Strengthening the Functions of the Cash Equity Market.

Working group members

・Trading participants, institutional investors and system vendors
・As observers, The Financial Services Agency and related organizations

Main topics to be discussed

(1)Enhancing resilience : To shorten the start-up time of the trading system and improve the efficiency of data collaboration in the event of a system failure
(2)Trading system and functions : Quotation rules, risk management functions, etc.
(3)Extension of trading hours : Significance, effects, methods, impacts, etc. about extension of closing time of the afternoon session (3:00 pm.) based on discussions at the Council for Recurrence Prevention Measures and comparisons with foreign markets
(4)Response to long holidays : Based on discussions of the 10 consecutive holidays in 2019 and the introduction of derivatives holiday trading, discussing the significance, effect, impact and securing trading opportunities on holidays, etc.

Future plans

・Hold several times a month
・Results will be compiled around this October

Contact

Japan Exchange Group, Inc. Corporate Communications
TEL:+81-3-3666-1361