Yusuke Miyazawa

For Yusuke Miyazawa's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Softbank to sell ¥400 billion in bonds

May 22, 2013

Softbank to sell ¥400 billion in bonds

Softbank Corp. plans to sell ¥400 billion in bonds targeting individual investors to fund its $20.1 billion purchase of Sprint Nextel Corp. The mobile phone company will price the five-year notes to yield from 1.25 percent to 2.25 percent on June 3, according to ...

May 15, 2012

Utilities' bond risk climbing amid nuclear shutdowns

The bond risk of nuclear power companies had the largest weekly increase in seven months led by Kansai Electric Power Co., the utility likely to face the biggest electricity shortage this summer, after the country shut its last reactor. The cost to insure the ...