T7: Participation in major payment systems Source
(units; end of year)
Year
«  2014  »
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Large-value payment systems
BOJ-NET
Total number of participantsnapnap550542538
Breakdown of 'total number of participants' by directly/indirectly connected
Directly connected participantsnapnap550542538
Breakdown of 'directly connected participants' by participant type
Banksnapnap463459456
Central banknapnap000
Governmentnapnap000
Postal institutionnapnap000
Payment systems, central counterparties and securities settlement systemsnapnap403838
Othernapnap474544
Indirectly connected participantsnapnap000
FXYCS
Total number of participantsnapnap206203202
Breakdown of 'total number of participants' by directly/indirectly connected
Directly connected participantsnapnap272728
Breakdown of 'directly connected participants' by participant type
Banksnapnap262627
Central banknapnap000
Governmentnapnap000
Postal institutionnapnap000
Payment systems, central counterparties and securities settlement systemsnapnap111
Othernapnap000
Indirectly connected participantsnapnap179176174
Retail and fast payment systems
Zengin System
Total number of participantsnapnap1,3611,3521,340
Breakdown of 'total number of participants' by directly/indirectly connected
Directly connected participantsnapnap143142143
Breakdown of 'directly connected participants' by participant type
Banksnapnap143142143
Central banknapnap000
Governmentnapnap000
Postal institutionnapnap000
Payment systems, central counterparties and securities settlement systemsnapnap000
Othernapnap000
Indirectly connected participantsnapnap1,2181,2101,197
Retail payment systems
Tokyo Clearing House
Total number of participantsnapnap318317315
Breakdown of 'total number of participants' by directly/indirectly connected
Directly connected participantsnapnap105106106
Breakdown of 'directly connected participants' by participant type
Banksnapnap104105105
Central banknapnap111
Governmentnapnap000
Postal institutionnapnap000
Payment systems, central counterparties and securities settlement systemsnapnap000
Othernapnap000
Indirectly connected participantsnapnap213211209
Source: Japanese Bankers Association; Japanese Banks Payment Clearing Network; Bank of Japan.