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MUFG Bank, Ltd.
Public KK
Traded asNYSEMTU
TYO: 8306
TOPIX Core 30 Component
IndustryBanking, Financial services
PredecessorMitsubishi Tokyo Financial Group, Inc.
UFJ Holdings, Inc.
FoundedOctober 1, 2005; 15 years ago (2005-10-01) (by merger)
Area served
Key people
Kiyoshi Sono
Nobuyuki Hirano
(President and Group CEO)
ServicesPersonal Banking
Corporate banking
Investment banking
Investment management
Wealth Management
Credit cards
RevenueIncrease JPY 4.495 trillion (2013)[1]
Increase JPY 1.069 trillion (2013)[1]
Total assetsIncrease US$ 2.459 trillion (2016)[2]
Total equityIncrease JPY 10.608 trillion (2013)[1]
Number of employees
106,800 (2015)
SubsidiariesThe Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
Mitsubishi UFJ Securities
Mitsubishi UFJ NICOS
Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance
UnionBanCal Corporation

MUFG Bank, Ltd. (株式会社三菱UFJ銀行, Kabushiki Gaisha Mitsubishi Yūefujē Ginkō) is a Japanese bank holding company headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan.[3]

MUFG holds assets of around US$2.459 trillion as of 2016, making it the world's fifth largest bank by total assets[1] and is one of the main companies of the Mitsubishi Group.[4] It is Japan's largest financial group and the world's second largest bank holding company holding around US$1.8 trillion (JPY 148 trillion) in deposits as of March 2011.[1] MUFG is the second largest public company in Japan when measured by market capitalization.[5] The letters MUFG come from Mitsubishi and United Financial of Japan, the name of an acquired company.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "US. SEC Annual Report (Form 20-F)" (PDF). May 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 4, 2016. Retrieved October 14, 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Mitsubishi UFJ Financial on the Forbes Global 2000 List". Forbes.
  3. "About MUFG." Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group. Retrieved on December 7, 2009.
  4. "MUFG; Company Overview". Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group.
  5. "Historical market caps of the largest Japanese companies". Archived from the original on April 27, 2015. Retrieved April 1, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)