Acquisition of shares of Australian asset management firm, Colonial First State Group Limited Subsidiaries

Colonial First State

Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation, a consolidated subsidiary of MUFG, announced on October 31, 2018 that it has entered into a conditional Share Sale Deed with Australian financial group Commonwealth Bank of Australia and its wholly-owned subsidiary Colonial First State Group Limited (together the “Sellers”), to acquire 100% of the shares in nine subsidiaries of Colonial First State Group Limited, which collectively, including their subsidiaries, represent the global asset management business of Colonial First State Global Asset Management, from the Sellers (the “Proposed Transaction”).