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Fukuoka Financial Group Inc (8354.T)

8354.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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Fukuoka Financial Group unit sets up insurance unit
Monday, 22 Aug 2016 02:31am EDT 

Fukuoka Financial Group Inc <8354.T> :Says its unit The Bank Of Fukuoka Ltd sets up a wholly owned subsidiary in Fukuoka, which will be mainly engaged in insurance related business, on Aug. 16, with investment of 400 million yen.  Full Article

Fukuoka Financial Group announces finance and healthcare business alliance with two firms
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 01:30am EDT 

Fukuoka Financial Group Inc <8354.T>: Says the co entered into basic agreement with Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Himawari Life Insurance Inc and a Fukuoka-based information communications service company .Says three parties will cooperate on business of finance, insurance and healthcare.  Full Article

Fukuoka Financial Group to set up wholly owned subsidiary
Tuesday, 22 Mar 2016 02:30am EDT 

Fukuoka Financial Group Inc:To set up a wholly owned subsidiary located in Fukuoka on April 1.Says new subsidiary to be engaged in investment business.  Full Article

Fukuoka Financial Group announces business integration with Eighteenth Bank
Thursday, 25 Feb 2016 06:30pm EST 

Fukuoka Financial Group Inc:Announces intention and signs agreement with Eighteenth Bank on business integration through stock swap, effective on April 1, 2017.Says the ratio of stock swap to be determined.Says Shinwa Bank which is affiliated with Fukuoka Financial Group and Eighteenth Bank, is expected to be merged in April 2018.  Full Article

Fukuoka Financial Group raises mid-year and full-year net profit outlook for FY 2016; raises mid-year and year-end dividend forecasts for FY 2016
Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 02:00am EDT 

Fukuoka Financial Group Inc:Raises the mid-year ordinary profit forecast to 46,400 million yen from 29,000 million yen, for FY ending March 2016.Net profit attributable to parent company's shareholders forecast increased to 30,600 million yen from 18,000 million yen.Earnings per share increased to 35.47 yen from 20.80 yen.Raises the full-year ordinary profit forecast to 75,000 million yen from 59,000 million yen, for FY ending March 2016.Net profit attributable to parent company's shareholders forecast increased to 44,000 million yen from 37,000 million yen.Earnings per share increased to 50.92 yen from 42.77 yen.Comments the decreased credit costs is the main reason for the forecast.Raises mid-year and year-end dividend forecasts to 6.5 yen per share from 6 yen per share for FY 2016.  Full Article

R&I affirms Fukuoka Financial Group Inc's rating at "A+" and announces stable outlook
Friday, 23 Oct 2015 02:00am EDT 

Fukuoka Financial Group Inc:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "A+".Rating outlook stable.  Full Article

Fukuoka Financial Group to dissolve subsidiary
Tuesday, 19 May 2015 01:00am EDT 

Fukuoka Financial Group Inc:To dissolve subsidiary FFG Preferred Capital Cayman Limited engaged in issuance of preferred equity investment securities.Liquidation is expected to be completed by late March 2016.  Full Article

BRIEF-Fukuoka Financial Group unit sets up insurance unit

* Says its unit The Bank Of Fukuoka Ltd sets up a wholly owned subsidiary in Fukuoka, which will be mainly engaged in insurance related business, on Aug. 16, with investment of 400 million yen