Financial System Planning Bureau

Financial System Planning Bureau

A division of the Japanese Ministry of Finance partially responsible for regulating securities and banks. It was created in 1998 by merging the banking and securities bureaus of the ministry.
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The FSA mapped out the policy ahead of its merger July 1 with the Finance Ministry's Financial System Planning Bureau to become the Financial Agency.
The financial agency will absorb the Finance Ministry's Financial System Planning Bureau, which devises policies for preventing any ''systemic risk'' in Japan's banking community and for defusing such a crisis should it occur, they said.
The steep deficit growth is due to an increase in bank failures and a shortage of insurance premiums contributed by banks, Kazuhiko Fushiya, head of the ministry's Financial System Planning Bureau, said during a financial affairs committee session in the House of Councillors.
The new agency will be created by combining the Financial Supervisory Agency (FSA) and the Financial System Planning Bureau of the Ministry of Finance (MOF).
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