Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi is negotiating with financial authorities over the earlier-than-scheduled repayment of 100 billion yen in public funds it received in March 1998, bank officials said Friday.

If the repayment is realized, Tokyo-Mitsubishi will be the only city bank without financial support from the government.

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