TOKYO Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group will invest up to $25 million in British asset manager Affirmative Investment Management (AIM), two sources said, becoming the first Japanese lender to partner with a specialist in ESG bond investments.
TOKYO Japan's Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc will start lending to Grab users and drivers in Thailand to monetise its $706 million investment in the ride-hailing firm as growth in its home market slumps, its chief executive said.
TOKYO Japan is set to appoint international policy veteran Kenji Okamura as its top financial diplomat representing the country at international forums such as G7/G20 meetings, five government sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday.
TOKYO, July 10 Japan is set to appoint
international policy veteran Kenji Okamura as its top financial
diplomat representing the country at international forums such
as G7/G20 meetings, five government sources with knowledge of
the matter told Reuters on Friday.
TOKYO Japan's tax revenue undershot government estimates for the first time in two years in the fiscal year to last March as the coronavirus crisis dealt a heavy blow to corporate profits, several government sources said on Wednesday.
TOKYO, June 29 The brokerage arm of Japan's
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG) plans to set up
an office in Abu Dhabi as it seeks to tap the $80 billion debt
capital market (DCM) in the Middle East, its chief executive
TOKYO Mizuho Financial Group Inc has seen coronavirus-related loan requests reach 17 trillion yen ($155 billion) since the outbreak, and is bracing for further demand from companies battling to revive their operations, its chief executive said.
TOKYO Nomura Holdings Inc is considering having fewer staff work at its Tokyo headquarters permanently now that the coronavirus pandemic has spurred a huge shift to remote working, its chief executive said.
TOKYO Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet approved on Wednesday a new $1.1 trillion stimulus package that includes significant direct spending, to stop the coronavirus pandemic pushing the world's third-largest economy deeper into recession.
TOKYO, May 21 Japan's Daiwa Securities Group Inc
expects to make a comeback in China as early as this
year initially targeting the country's huge market for
investment banking, its chief executive said.