Newly confident Resona bullish on corporate loans

May 22, 2014

Newly confident Resona bullish on corporate loans

Resona Holdings Inc. is targeting a fivefold increase in corporate loans this year, signaling Japan’s fifth-biggest bank is confident that the economic recovery is strong enough to spur business spending. Resona plans to increase loans to companies by ¥300 billion in the year ending ...

Nov 28, 2013

Resona to lend more to help small firms grow

Major banking group Resona Holdings Inc. will concentrate more on lending to support the growth of small and midsize firms in line with the economic recovery, President Kazuhiro Higashi said in a recent interview. “With the lending environment having changed substantially, the situation small ...

Resona sees 25% loan jump for expansion into Asia

Mar 22, 2013

Resona sees 25% loan jump for expansion into Asia

Resona Holdings Inc. plans to boost loans to domestic businesses looking to expand in Asia by 25 percent within a year, according to incoming President Kazuhiro Higashi. Higashi, who assumes the post April 1, said he is targeting ¥50 billion in new loans to ...