HC Picks 326

September 29, 2021
by Akane Hashimoto

Period : September 21, 2021 – September 22, 2021

Category : [Business]

-Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities-

● SoftBank backs Steven Mnuchin’s $2.5bn private equity fund

 > “There is almost no back and forth between Treasury secretary and financial businesses in Japan yet.”

● Shinsei battle puts Japanese government in formidable dilemma

 > “Both sides should disclose their mid-term business plan.”

● Japan’s MUFG to sell part of U.S. unit to US Bancorp for about $7.3 bln -Nikkei

 > “This is in line with MUFG’s domestic strategy. It is still not clear how they are planned to compete in larger transactions.”