fintech in Japan

Fintech market size in Japan

Fintech market size in Japan

Source: Yano Research Institute

Japanese FinTech market size (based on the sales of FinTech venture companies) in fiscal 2017 increased by 12.5% ​​from the previous fiscal year to 1,018 trillion yen.
Forcast in fiscal 2018 is 1.491 trillion yen.
It is expected to expand to 1.859 trillion yen in 2021.

Fintech is growing area in Japan.  Venture investors, private equity firms, operating companies, and many other players are investing unprecedented amounts in startup companies in the global financial technology field.

Major companies in Fintech field

Company Name  Description
 Nomura Researct Institute  IT solution in financial industry
 Dentsu group  Fintech related conference, app development in Fintech
 Royal Gate  IT solution mainly Smart Phone based payment system
 User Base  Consultation service in financial industry
 Moneyforward  Cloud basis household account book-keeping, asset management tool, provides accounting software
 BASE  Free EC site development tool with credit card payment
 Bit flyer  Crypt currency exchange
 CAMPFIRE  Cloud funding service
 Kitchen starter  Cloud funding specialised in Restaurant