National investment seminars
Monex, Inc. organizes about five investment seminars a year across the nation, each of which attracts some 500 participants. Not only our CEO and Chief Strategist but outside experts take the rostrum and provide customers with an investment education opportunity on a face-to-face basis.
Total number of seminars held by region (2013-2019)
Annual total number of participants
Monex disseminates the latest information on investment through online seminars proactively. In addition to those limited to its customers, the company organizes those in which any individual investor can take part as well, thereby providing investors with information widely.
Online seminars organized by Monex, Inc. – Number of participants and seminars
Investment education at Monex University
Based on the belief that enhancing individual financial literacy helps activate the capital market and develop the economy, Monex, Inc. has focused on educating the public on investment since it was founded. Monex set up Monex University, which performs the pivotal role in investment education, within the organization to carry out activities targeting mainly novice investors continuously.
Endowed university course
Offering an endowed course at the Professional Graduate School of Aoyama Gakuin University (MBA program) every year since 2014. The course covers ROE management in the first term and an overview of the financial capital markets in the second term, with Takashi Hiroki, Chief Strategist, teaching as a faculty member. A total of 583 students have participated in the course (as of the end of December 2020).
Investment education for future generations
Nana Otsuki, Chief Analyst, serves as a professor at the Graduate School of Nagoya University of Commerce & Business, as well as a visiting professor of International Politics and Economics at Nishogakusha University, regularly offering lectures to undergraduate and gradate school students.
Regularly hosting financial lectures for students' investment clubs since 2018.
Co-sponsoring "Mirai Summer Camp," a children's workshop that offers the most advanced learning opportunities, with Mori Building as a main sponsor for four years in a row since 2016.
The theme for 2020 was “Quiz mission! Let's beat the popular YouTuber QuizKnock,” that was conducted online for the first time. Total of 159 children, age from 10 to 15 years old, participated in the quiz challenge and learned how money and finance work in a fun manner.
(KIDS' WORKSHOP 2020/MIRAI SUMMER CAMP hosted by Mori Building in Aug 2020)
Publication of books
"How to Increase Money from 1000 yen" was published in June 2018, for beginners of investment and asset management. (Nana Otsuki and Monex University as authors; Published by Wani Books.)
As one of investment education programs targeting individual investors, TradeStation implements an academic program to provide students of 27 universities and other educational institutions across the U.S., including Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pennsylvania, and New York University, with an educational environment where they can learn trading strategy or risk management through virtual learning courses free of charge.