Fukuoka Financial Group Inc (8354.T)
23 Mar 2018
Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)
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 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
TOKYO A former top official at Japan's antitrust watchdog on Friday cast doubt on whether smaller banks should form large-scale mergers to survive, underscoring differences within the government on strengthening local lenders.