Shinkin Central Bank,
the Central Bank for Shinkin Banks
As the central financial institution in Japan for the cooperative regional financial institutions, known as shinkin banks, the Shinkin Central Bank (hereinafter the SCB) occupies a well-established position in Japan's financial industry. Shinkin banks currently hold funds totaling some ¥158 trillion (around US$1,298 billion).
Note:US dollar amounts are given for convenience only, converted at the rate of ¥122.37 per US$1.00, the prevailing rate as of March 31, 2022.