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Japan's MUFG CEO says trade war, market volatility concerns for second half

4:21pm IST

TOKYO Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (MUFG) , Japan's largest lender by assets, posted a lower quarterly profit and warned that the U.S.-China trade war as well as growing market volatility would pressure its performance in the second half.

UPDATE 2-Japan's MUFG CEO says trade war, market volatility concerns for H2

4:19pm IST

* H1 profit beats own estimate by 200 bln yen; Q2 profit slips

Japan's SoftBank steps closer to transformation with mammoth mobile IPO

12 Nov 2018

TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp has won approval to conduct a 2.4 trillion yen ($21.04 billion) initial public offering (IPO) of its domestic telecoms business, in a deal that will seal the group's transformation into a top global technology investor. | Video

SoftBank seeks hard cash in Japan telco IPO

12 Nov 2018

TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp has won approval to conduct a 2.4 trillion yen ($21.04 billion) initial public offering (IPO) of its Japanese telecoms business, in a deal that will seal the group's transformation into a top global technology investor.

Explainer: SoftBank seeks hard cash in Japan telco IPO

12 Nov 2018

TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp has won approval to conduct a 2.4 trillion yen ($21.04 billion) initial public offering (IPO) of its Japanese telecoms business, in a deal that will seal the group's transformation into a top global technology investor.

Explainer: SoftBank seeks hard cash in Japan telco IPO

12 Nov 2018

TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp has won approval to conduct a 2.4 trillion yen (16.37 billion pounds) initial public offering (IPO) of its Japanese telecoms business, in a deal that will seal the group's transformation into a top global technology investor.

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

02 Nov 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.

UPDATE 2-Nomura swings to Q2 loss on one-off costs, slump in wholesale unit's profits

31 Oct 2018

* Profits at wholesale and retail divisions tumble (Add CFO's comments from conference)

MUFG leaps to grab CBA asset management unit for $2.9 billion in surprise sale

31 Oct 2018

SYDNEY/TOKYO Commonwealth Bank of Australia will sell its asset management arm to Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group for $2.9 billion in a surprise sale, the latest business to be sold by an Australian financial giant amid unprecedented regulatory scrutiny.

UPDATE 1-Sumitomo Life to diversify assets amid rising dollar costs

26 Oct 2018

* Hunt for yields in U.S., European corporate bonds (Updates with comments, details)

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