Press Release



February 14,2022
MINKABU THE INFONOID, Inc.


MINKABU Welcomes Mr. Tokio Morita as a Special Advisor

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


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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 Secretariat’s 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. 
 

■ MINKABU THE INFONOID, Inc (https://minkabu.co.jp/)
The Company operates large scaled media in Japan namely “MINKABU” , an asset building information media, and “Kabutan”, a stock information dedicated media. Through these media, the Company provides various financial informations including crypt currency, forex, comodity futures, mutual funds, insurance and realestate, as well as stocks. In addition, the Company provides various solution products to financial institutions, utilizing crowd inputs of users’ posting and browsing, and AI which analyze big data and instantly generate content.

Company Name: MINKABU THE INFONOID, Inc.

Head Office: 1-8-10 KudanKita, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

Founded: July 7th, 2006

Representative: Ken Uryu (Founder and CEO)

Business: Media busines, Solution business

Group companies: Prop Tech plus Inc., Robot Fund Co.,Ltd., 
MINKABU ASSET PARTNERS, Inc.

■ Information media operated by MINKABU Group

MINKABU: https://minkabu.jp/

Kabutan: https://kabutan.jp/

Kabutan US Equities: https://us.kabutan.jp/

MINKABU Choice: https://minkabu.co.jp/choice/

Japan REIT.COM*: http://www.japan-reit.com/

JAPAN PRIVATE REIT.COM*: https://www.japan-private-reit.com/

*Operated by Prop Tech plus Inc.


 


【Media contact】

Inquiries:MINKABU THE INFONOID, Inc.
E-MAIL:press@minkabu.co.jp