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Capital Markets & IT -lakyara

Financial institutions are under constant pressure to reduce costs, improve operational efficiency, adapt to regulatory changes and grow their business. NRI believes that a combination financial knowledge and information technology are crucial to the industry’s growth and development. Through our lakyara reports, NRI identifies the various capital markets and IT issues impacting our clients and the future of their business.
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Jun. 2009

Brokerage Business

Japan's ATS Markets Have Promising Growth Prospects

Hiroki Kato

Japanese asset management companies have only recently started to use alternative trading systems (ATS), but ATS usage is likely to grow in the future. While some asset management companies are hesitant to use ATS due to certain issues, such issues can be resolved with ingenuity. The stage is being set for widespread ATS usage.