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Exclusive: Scandal-tainted Suruga Bank to gain $2.2 billion credit line from BOJ - sources

Nov 02 2018

TOKYO Japan's scandal-hit Suruga Bank will receive a credit line for as much as 250 billion yen ($2.2 billion) from the country's central bank after seeing two quarters of deposit outflows, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

EXCLUSIVE-Scandal-tainted Suruga Bank to receive $2.2 bln credit line from BOJ -sources

Nov 02 2018

* Regulators want Suruga prepared for any contingencies -sources

EXCLUSIVE-Japan's Suruga Bank to get $2.2 bln credit line from BOJ -sources

Nov 02 2018

TOKYO, Nov 2 Japan's struggling Suruga Bank will get a credit line for as much as 250 billion yen ($2.2 billion) from the country's central bank and will extend its mortgage loans as collateral, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Exclusive: Toshiba considers liquidating UK nuke unit NuGen as sale talks drag

Oct 25 2018

TOKYO Toshiba Corp is considering liquidating its British nuclear unit NuGen, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said on Thursday, leaving Britain to seek alternatives for a project that was meant to provide 7 percent of the country's electricity.

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Toshiba considers liquidating UK nuke unit NuGen as sale talks drag

Oct 25 2018

TOKYO, Oct 25 Toshiba Corp is considering liquidating its British nuclear unit NuGen, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said on Thursday, leaving Britain to seek alternatives for a project that was meant to provide 7 percent of the country's electricity.

Japan's $20 billion state-backed fund seeks to team up with global PE firms

Oct 24 2018

TOKYO Newly formed Japan Investment Corp (JIC), armed with $20 billion of government money, wants to team up with global private equity firms to invest in Japanese companies to boost the nation's competitiveness, the head of the organization said on Wednesday.

SoftBank picks Nomura, Goldman, three others to lead mobile unit's IPO: source

Oct 12 2018

TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp has chosen five investment banks, including units of Nomura Holdings Inc and Goldman Sachs, as lead underwriters for the mammoth initial public offering of its mobile-phone unit, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday.

China approves Toshiba's sale of $18 billion chip unit to Bain consortium

May 17 2018

TOKYO Toshiba Corp said on Thursday that China regulators have approved the $18 billion sale of its chip unit to a consortium led by U.S. private equity firm Bain Capital, marking the end to a year-long saga surrounding its most prized asset.

Takeda sounds out banks for loans as it moves towards Shire bid: sources

Apr 12 2018

TOKYO Takeda Pharmaceutical has sounded out its major creditors for loans, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said, as it moves closer to a bid for London-listed rare disease specialist Shire that could hit $50 billion.

Activist fund says Toshiba chip unit worth as much as $40 billion

Apr 06 2018

TOKYO A Hong Kong-based activist investment fund said Toshiba Corp's chip unit was worth as much as $40 billion, double the sale price agreed with a Bain-led consortium, as it escalated its opposition to the deal.

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