FSA to probe card loan biz as personal bankruptcies climb

Aug 31, 2017

FSA to probe card loan biz as personal bankruptcies climb

The nation's financial services regulator is expected to open a special investigation into the banking industry's card loan business this month in response to criticism that increased lending is contributing to a rise in personal bankruptcies, sources said. The Financial Services Agency will look into ...

/ Dec 20, 2013

FSA plans more action against Mizuho

The Financial Services Agency will soon take additional punitive action against Mizuho Bank doing business with organized crime, FSA sources said Friday. The financial watchdog first ordered the bank in September to improve operations, saying it did not take "substantial steps" to prevent or break ...

Apr 12, 2013

Fraudulent websites for banks, companies, government agencies found

Apparently fraudulent websites for several Japanese banks, companies, government ministries and agencies have been found, a Financial Services Agency official said Thursday. Although theft of personal data or other problems have yet to be confirmed, many financial institutions are calling on users of their online ...