• Business Archives Online
    Coverage: Japanese
    Access Options: Off campusOn campus
    Provider: Japan Digital Archives Center (J-DAC)
    Category: Digital Collections

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The essentioal tool for any study of business, economic or industrial history.
You can overlook business activities of Japanese companies from Meiji to Showa period.

【Financial Reports】
9,000 companies / 160,000 records
Financial reports covering the period from Meiji to the 1950 Commercial Code amendments

【Prospectuses】
2,000 companies / 4,700 records
Most are from the 1940s and early 1950s, but also include prewar company prospectuses.

【Securities Reports】
Part I (1961-1985)
2,400 companies / 53,000 records
The focus is on data for companies on the First and Second Sections of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

Part II (1949-1960)
770 companies / 13,500 records
The focus is on data for companies on the First Sections of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

【Materials related to Act for Elimination of Excessive Concentration of Economic Power】
This contains documents ("Official Documents" and "Evidence Documents") that were submitted by companies that have been designated based on Act for Elimination of Excessive Concentration of Economic Power, as materials to judge whether the company was subject to measures in accordance with specific standards established by the act.

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History
Politics & Law
Economics & Management