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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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Mar. 2019

Digital Innovation

Impact of legalization of digital currency paychecks

Katsutoshi Takehana

The Japanese government is currently moving toward lifting a ban on paying wages and salaries with digital currency. If it decides to do so, the move could dramatically reshape the financial service supply structure beyond just diversifying wage/salary payment modalities.