Corporate & Investment Banking
As a market leader, MUFG group companies are actively pursuing syndicated loan businesses in the global market to meet the various financial needs of clients.
MUFG ranks third in the Global MLA League Table 2012.
MUFG group companies promote syndicated loan businesses globally, across the Americas, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa), and Asia by offering a broad range of financial solutions.
With a presence in world financial centers and an integrated team of experienced market professionals, we provide effective execution in syndicated loan markets worldwide.
MUFG group companies provide professional services in arranging limited-recourse finance and financial advisory in various sectors, including natural resources, power, and infrastructure, backed by our experience, expertise, knowledge, and global network.
We provide customized and optimal financing solutions through cash flow analyses, legal and technical due diligence, and the development of financing plans.
MUFG Bank (the Bank) provides Export Credit Agency (ECA) finance to support our customers' export and import transactions and their business development overseas.
The Bank advises and arranges finance with ECAs around the world, including the Japan Bank for International Corporation (JBIC) and Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI), by using the resources of our global network.
MUFG Bank (the Bank) has extensive experience in Ship Finance and a proven track record in structuring transactions to meet the specific requirements of our customers in both Japan and the rest of the world.
As one of the leading banks in global ship financing, we have a long-standing relationship with our customers and are committed to providing tailored financing solutions. Our experienced professionals will work closely with you and deliver competitive and sophisticated finance solutions on vessel acquisitions or other specific needs.
Real Estate Finance
MUFG group companies support you with Non-Recourse Loans, including loan arrangements, on which principal and interest is to be paid only by the cash flows generated from the underlying assets, such as office, residential, etc. We provide leverage as a loan for the securitization, acquisition, and development of real estate, and J-REITs' financial funding.
The process through which an issuer creates a financial instrument by combining other financial assets and then marketing different tiers of the repackaged instruments to investors for issuer's funding. The process can encompass any type of financial asset and promotes liquidity in the marketplace.
Our objective is to provide clients all around the world with securitization solutions, funded either through asset-backed commercial paper (ABCP) or asset-backed loans (ABL) provided by MUFG Bank (the Bank). MUFG group companies offer this product exclusively to our corporate and financial institutional clients.
A general term for financial facilities and loans extended to companies for the purpose of purchasing another company through various acquisition methods including, but not limited to, LBO and MBO.
MUFG group companies devise and execute financing solutions tailored to our customers' M&A strategies. Our professionals have the in-depth knowledge and experience to provide customized finance solutions to our customers.
MUFG Bank's (the Bank's) Transaction Banking offices around the world provide integrated solutions to clients with evolving requirements. We support customers' daily business growth by providing efficient solutions for needs such as working capital management and trade risk management through our cash management and trade products.
Sales & Trading
MUFG group companies provide financing, hedging, and investing solutions to our retail, corporate, institutional, and governmental clients. Our product lineup includes foreign exchange, bonds, equities, derivatives, money market products, and services in secondary markets. We are also actively developing innovative financial products and services, providing them through the global network designed to promptly meet a diverse range of customer requirements. Divisions are located not only in major centers such as Tokyo, New York, London, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Sydney, but also in emerging markets such as Shanghai, Bangkok, Mumbai, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, and Seoul.
The Capital Markets Group of subsidiaries of Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings (the Securities Business HD) is a team of debt capital markets, derivatives, and credit specialists who seek to provide our portfolio of clients with comprehensive financing solutions in the context of the international capital markets.
Subsidiaries of the Securities Business HD help our clients address their financing needs by acting as the intermediary between our significant corporate customer base, as well as a broad range of public sector and financial institutions, and our global investor base, to provide a bespoke service and direct multi-currency access to the international capital markets. From origination and underwriting to interest rate and cross-currency hedging activities, subsidiaries of the Securities Business HD focus on determining the most effective available funding strategies for our customers by gauging a wide variety of issuer- and market-specific factors, while our syndicate desk formulates pricing strategy and manages the execution of a transaction.
For corporate clients looking to manage asset or liability risk, the Derivative Solutions Group of subsidiaries of the Securities Business HD provides hedging solutions, focusing on liability risk management and structured deposits.
From proactive, bespoke research and investor relations support, through executing equity related deals, to primary distribution and secondary execution on a wide variety of convertible bonds, the Equities teams of subsidiaries of Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings (the Securities Business HD) bring to bear its strong track record and coverage of Japanese companies to serve corporates and investors.
For UK and European institutions investing in the Japanese equity market, the team distributes customized services and detailed research. For high-quality primary distribution and secondary execution on a wide variety of convertible bonds from a broad range of countries, we provide a market-making service for investors that is highly competitive, over two time zones (London and Hong Kong). The Equity Derivatives team of subsidiaries of the Securities Business HD develops, structures, and trades equity-linked products for institutional and corporate clients in Europe and the United States. The Investor Relations team supports Japanese company representatives to establish and maintain good relationships with investors. Our insights and support can assist our clients in making better investment decisions.
The Structured Products team of subsidiaries of Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings (the Securities Business HD) helps clients enhance returns, access alternative sources of funding or hedge risk exposure. Our team's full-service trading desk is able to serve our global clients with worldwide structured products.
The Structuring Business Group tailors its products to individual client requirements, applying expertise ranging from structured notes linked to various asset classes (equity, rates, fx, credit, commodity, and funds) with principal protection schemes, through structured financing and hedging methods, to providing customized investment solutions, efficient funding sources, and effective hedging tools.
As a full-service trading desk, the Structured Trading team is able to serve our global clients with worldwide structured products, from Interest Rates Exotics, through FX Hybrid, to Equity Exotic derivatives.
High-quality market information and unique ideas are intrinsic to the service provided by the Rates team of subsidiaries of Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings (the Securities Business HD). Our team's quantitative and analytical tools are cutting-edge, while our excellent execution, good liquidity, and strong international network combine to add significant value for our clients.
The Rates team of the Securities Business HD has extensive expertise in multi-currency trading, managing dynamic books in EUR, USD, GBP, JPY, and many peripheral currencies, and in a vast range of interest rate products including swaps, bonds, options, and repo. Our clients range from institutional asset managers to leveraged funds, pension funds, and central banks.
For high-grade corporate bond trading, our significant client base demands a trusted counterparty with integrity and credibility. Subsidiaries of Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings (the Securities Business HD) take pride in providing high-quality market-making services in the European credit markets. For a unique perspective on Asian and Emerging fixed income markets, superior expertise, and knowledge of us, market-making skills and special situation capabilities give our clients opportunities they will not see elsewhere. Our standards are exceptionally high and consistently upheld.
Our strong performance in primary origination means that credit market clients are able to achieve above-average allocations on the deals we lead. Our significant presence in electronic trading also ensures consistent and timely execution of all client corporate bond trades – large and small.
Stock Transfer Agency
The Stock Transfer Agency manages complicated administration related to stocks on behalf of issuers. Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking (the Trust Bank) is one of Japan's largest stock transfer agency service providers in terms of number of clients, stock issuers, and equity shareholders. The Trust Bank will continue to provide more high-quality services leveraging its rich experience and know-how accumulated in the course of the long histories of both The Mitsubishi Trust and Banking Corporation and UFJ Trust Bank Limited, the predecessors of the Trust Bank.