Jun 18, 2015

BTMU to issue first yuan bond in Japan

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd. next week will issue Japan’s first bond denominated in China’s currency, company sources said Thursday, reflecting the recent thaw in bilateral relations. Targeting qualified corporate investors, the main lending unit of Japan’s biggest banking group is set to ...

May 20, 2015

BOJ bond-buying faces challenge as Japan Post slows debt sales

The day when the Bank of Japan can’t find enough bonds to buy is drawing closer. State-owned Japan Post Bank Co. will probably offload about ¥10 trillion ($83 billion) of Japanese government bonds in the year started April 1, according to Bank of America ...

Apr 13, 2015

Huttenlocher's Myriad said to start Japan reflation fund


Carl Huttenlocher’s Myriad Asset Management has set up a hedge fund focusing on opportunities arising from Japan’s efforts to end deflation, people with knowledge of the matter have said. Myriad, which oversees more than $4 billion in assets, started its second fund on March ...