May 9, 2014

Mitsubishi UFJ eyeing BNY Mellon trust arm

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. is considering a bid for Bank of New York Mellon Corp.’s corporate trust arm, sources with knowledge of the matter said. The sources, who asked not to be identified as the deliberations are private, didn’t say how much Mitsubishi ...

Apr 1, 2014

Banks see economy withstanding sales tax increase

The economy will probably withstand the consumption tax increase that took effect Tuesday as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe prepares stimulus measures and companies raise wages, the new head of the bank lobby said. Abe remains on track to achieve his goal of ending deflation ...