Deal for Bayer Diabetes Care is a rare example of a large overseas acquisition by a Japanese company/foreign private equity group partnership.
Deal for US group would mark the biggest overseas purchase by a Japanese insurer on record.
China is pushing for the renminbi to be included in the IMF’s accounting mechanism, but some suggest more financial reform is needed to raise confidence in the currency.
Japan’s marquee companies have signed a record-breaking run of transformational foreign acquisitions – and their financiers are shouldering the risk.
The Japanese pharmaceuticals giant has finally exited from its troubled foray into India by selling its entire stake in Sun Pharmaceuticals for $3.2 billion.
RBC's top fixed income banker in Japan sees rising demand for international bonds from Japanese investors and builds up capabilities accordingly.
We present the firms that demonstrated the best track record and the landmark deals during the Japanese financial year April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015.
Bain Capital is set to take-private Japan Wind Development with management in a buyout worth about $80 million.
The Australian transport firm’s share price surged after Japan Post's bid, reflecting the bumper 49% premium on offer.
FinanceAsia is pleased to invite Japan's leading financial institutions to submit their pitches for this year's awards.
Kenji Abe will join the US bank's Tokyo office in April after a near five-year stint at Citi.
Liang Xinjun, chief executive, tells FinanceAsia he expects to make European and Japanese acquisitions during 2015 and says the Chinese conglomerate's leverage has peaked.
FinanceAsia ranks the performance of the ministers of finance in Asia-Pacific’s 12 largest economies. Today we look at those ranked 12-9.
The private equity firm buys Primo Japan for $170m and plans to help it sell engagement rings to China's expanding middle class.
Political developments in a few Asia-Pacific countries will become important factors in shaping credit trends in the next few years, says S&P's Kim Eng Tan.
Mizuho, and SMBC Nikko capture most market share says Greenwich Associates.
Deal to buy a 20% stake in the Chinese state-owned enterprise is the country's largest inbound M&A deal on record.
The deal marks CVC’s third investment in an Asian broadband firm and comes as it seeks to sell out of Hong Kong Broadband Network and Indonesia's PT Link Net.
The fund agreed to buy the contract drug maker from Tokio Marine Capital, the largest private equity deal in Japan’s healthcare sector this year.
The Bain-backed family diner has super-size plans to cope with rising costs in Japan.