Tokyo Stock Exchange


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Symbol Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
JPX Tokyo,
$5.61 Trillion 9:00 AM 3:00 PM

Tokyo Stock Exchange 2018

Tokyo Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Tokyo Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Japan Exchange Group (JPX) is based in Tokyo, Japan. Below is a break down of key Tokyo Stock Exchange figures.

Market Capitalization

Ranked 3rd in Market Capitalization ($5.61 Trillion)

Market Cap over Japan GDP ratio is 112.1%

Japan Statistics

Ranked 3rd in Gross Domestic Product ($5.01 Trillion)

Ranked 10th in Population (127.29 Million People)

Tokyo Stock Exchange is the 3rd largest exchange out of the 79 stock exchanges we track. The Japan Exchange Group's Market Capitalization is $5.61 Trillion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2018. Although the primary currency used by the Japan Exchange Group is the Japan Yen (¥).

The population in Japan is approximately 127.29 Million people and the country has a GDP of $5.01 Trillion adjusted US Dollars. Japan ranks 10th in terms of population and 32nd in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.

Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 112.1%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2018 and is updated yearly.

When is the Tokyo Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Emperor's Birthday December 23, 2018
Emperor's Birthday December 24, 2018
Exchange Holiday December 31, 2018
New Year's Day January 1, 2019
Exchange Holiday January 2, 2019
Exchange Holiday January 3, 2019
Coming of Age Day January 14, 2019
National Foundation Day February 11, 2019

Trading Schedule

Real-Time Market Stock Clock >

Does the Tokyo Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Tokyo Stock Exchange closes for lunch each day at 11:30 AM and re-opens at 12:30 PM.

Tokyo Stock Exchange Timezone

The Tokyo Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Tokyo timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +09:00. Asia/Tokyo does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the Tokyo Stock Exchange

Tokyo Stock Exchange Currency

The Tokyo Stock Exchange trades shares in Japan Yen. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Japan Yen is JPY. The official currency symbol is "¥". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between Japan Yen and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on December 15, 2018 .

100 Japan Yen Equals:

0.88 0.78 0.70 63.40 6.09

Economy and Geography

The Tokyo Stock Exchange (JPX) is located in Asia and its headquarters is located in Tokyo, Japan. Companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange are primarily Japan based companies and trade in Japan Yen. Companies outside of Japan would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Tokyo Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Tokyo Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Tokyo Stock Exchange can be found on the web at

To contact the Tokyo Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +81 3-3666-1361
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Tokyo Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

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