Update : Jan. 17, 2012
As was released in "Agreement regarding Business Combination between Tokyo Stock Exchange Group, Inc. and Osaka Securities Exchange Co., Ltd." on November 22, 2011, a Combination Preparatory Committee was established with the CEOs of both exchanges serving as co-chairs in order to achieve the business combination in a smooth and prompt manner. The first meeting of such committee was held on December 29, 2011.
During this meeting of the committee, discussions were held regarding matters including committee members, the structure of the secretariat and other offices, and the method of future progression.
For notes from the joint media briefing (by Mr. Atsushi Saito, President & CEO, Tokyo Stock Exchange Group, Inc., and Mr. Michio Yoneda, President & CEO, Osaka Securities Exchange Co., Ltd. on December 29, 2011), please refer to the following PDF.
|Joint Media Briefing Notes|