Factsheet: EPA & Payment and Transfer Services

About the Factsheet

Since 2018 payment services are the largest individual segment of the fintech industry in Japan, outweighing the other segments of the fintech industry by a large margin. This factsheet titled "Payment and Transfer Services" takes a close look at the specificity of the sector and at its regulatory landscape in Japan. It then focuses on the impact the EU Japan EPA is having on this sector. To read the factsheet, please click here.

Past Webinar: 

A Webinar was organised on this topic. Please click here to access the recording and the slides. 

The complete text of the EPA, and Annexes can be found on the following website of the European Commission: http://trade.ec.europa.eu/doclib/press/index.cfm?id=1684