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MINKABU THE INFONOID, Inc.

14 Feb, 2022.

MINKABU Welcomes Mr. Tokio Morita as a Special Advisor

(Former Vice Minister for International Affairs, the Financial Services Agency)

 Tokyo, Japan- MINKABU THE INFONOID, Inc., (Ken Uryu, Founder & CEO; hereinafter “Minkabu”) is pleased to announce Mr. Tokio Morita will be appointed as a special adviser of the Company.

As a part of countermeasures to address the rapid expansion of our business scope, MINKABU have invited Mr. Morita to give advice on the following fields:

  • Overall business of asset building
  • Investment education business
  • Financial instrument business
  • Feasibility study for alternative financial business including NTF, STO and others
  • General financial legislation
  • Corporate governance

【Background】

After joining the Japanese Ministry of Finance (MOF), Mr. Morita worked at the Banking Bureau, the Budget Bureau, the International Finance Bureau, the Securities Bureau, the Financial Planning Bureau, the Permanent Delegation of Japan to the OECD, and International Monetary Fund (IMF) etc., and joined the Financial Services Agency in 2007.
After serving as Director of the Securities Business Supervisory Division, Director of the Banking Business Division I, Supervisory Bureau, the Financial Services Agency, Deputy Director General of Planning and Coordination Bureau (in charge of Disclosure Policy), the Financial Services Agency, Deputy Director General for Secretariatʼs Policy Matters, Secretary-General, the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission, Director General the Strategy Development and Management Bureau, and the Financial Services Agency, he appointed as Vice Minister for International Affairs, the Financial Services Agency in 2020. Resigned from the post in July 2021.

Minkabu continue to contribute development of economic and financial market in Japan by providing information, tools and services directly and indirectly, not only to investors but to all people needed asset building.

About MINKABU THE INFONOID, Inc. (https://minkabu.co.jp/)

Our company is driving business forward with media and solution businesses as twin engines of corporate growth. In the media business, we aim to reach a monthly user base of over 100 million, while in the solution business, we cater to a client base comprising more than 400 domestic and international financial institutions.
Under the holding company structure, we oversee the media business through Livedoor Co., Ltd., and the solution business through Minkabu Solution Services Co., Ltd.
Leveraging cutting-edge Web3 technologies such as AI, blockchain, and NFTs, we are committed to delivering high-value-added services, including media services that provide new user experiences and solution services that address customer challenges.

company name: Minkabu The Infonoid Co., Ltd.
Address: The head office / 1-9-1 Higashi Shinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Foundation: July 7, 2006.
President and CEO/CFO: Ken Uryu
Description of business: Media business, Solution business
Group company: Livedoor,Inc
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List of media operated by Minkabu Group

livedoor:https://www.livedoor.com/
livedoor Blog:https://blog.livedoor.com/
livedoor News:https://news.livedoor.com/
Kstyle:https://www.kstyle.com/
Peachy:https://news.livedoor.com/article/category/55/
livedoor Choice:https://www.livedoor.com/choice/
MINKABU:https://minkabu.jp/
Kabutan:https://kabutan.jp/
Kabutan US Equities:https://us.kabutan.jp/
MINKABU Choice:https://minkabu.co.jp/choice/
ultra-soccer:https://web.ultra-soccer.jp/
livedoor gourmet:https://gourmet.livedoor.com/
SOCCERKING:https://www.soccer-king.jp/
BASEBALLKING:https://baseballking.jp/
BASKETBALLKING:https://basketballking.jp/
totoONE:https://www.totoone.jp/