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May. 22, 2018
JCR Upgraded Rating on OKAMURA from A-/Positive and A- to A/Stable and A
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of TOKYU
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable, A+ and J-1 on NIKON
JCR Affirmed A/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on AOKI Holdings
JCR Assigned Preliminary BBB to Blue Energy Ishikawa Mega Solar Power Station Project Senior Loan
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Medical Treatment Fees Receivable ABL18-05 (F Hospital in Hokkaido)
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable on TOKYU REIT
May. 21, 2018
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Saitamaken Shinkin Bank
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Sony Bank
May. 18, 2018
Highlights of General Heavy Machinery Manufacturers' Financial Results for Fiscal Year Ended March 2018
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of of Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha
JCR Assigned AA Rating to Bonds of Chugoku Electric Power
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of Kyushu Electric Power
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of ANA HOLDINGS INC.
JCR Assigned A- Rating to Bonds of FUJI ELECTRIC
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of Invincible Investment Corporation
JCR Assigned A+ Rating to Bonds of MCUBS MidCity Investment Corporation
JCR Affirmed BBB/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Oenon Holdings
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating and J-1 Short-term Issuer Rating on Kyoto Shinkin Bank
May. 17, 2018
NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL's Conversion of Nisshin Steel into its Wholly Owned Subsidiary - Limited Impact on Rating
JCR Placed Rating on Nisshin Steel under Credit Monitor #A-/Positive and #J-1/Positive
JCR Upgraded Rating on LINTEC from A/Positive to A+/Stable; Affirmed J-1 on CP
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of Nagoya Railroad
JCR Assigned A- Rating to Bonds of Nankai Electric Railway
JCR Assigned AA+ Rating to Bonds of Electric Power Development
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Tokyo Metro
JCR Assigned AA Rating to Bonds of Nomura Real Estate Master Fund
JCR Affirmed A/Stable and A- on SBI Sumishin Net Bank
May. 16, 2018
JCR Assigned AA+ Rating to Bonds of Nippon Building Fund; Affirmed AA+/Stable and AA+
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Takara Leben Infrastructure Fund
May. 15, 2018
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of West Nippon Expressway
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of JFE Holdings
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A and Preliminary A on TOBU RAILWAY
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned Preliminary AAA to Class A Beneficial Interest 201806
JCR Affirmed BBB+ on Sumitomo Mitsui Trust ABL11339
JCR Affirmed BBB+ on Sumitomo Mitsui Trust ABL11340
JCR Affirmed BBB- on Sumitomo Mitsui Trust ABL11341
JCR Withdraws J-1+ Rating on Mortgage Service Japan ABL Program
May. 11, 2018
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of MORI BUILDING
JCR's Rating Review of 4 Expressway Companies
Highlights of Major General Merchandise Stores' Financial Results for Fiscal Year Ended February 2018
May. 10, 2018
KYOWA EXEO Announces Management Integration with C-CUBE, Etc. - No Immediate Impact on Rating; JCR to Watch Future Integration Effects
JCR Assigned Preliminary A- Rating to Shelf Registration of FUJI ELECTRIC
Highlights of Major Blast Furnace Steelmakers' Financial Results for Fiscal Year Ended March 2018
May. 09, 2018
Namura Shipbuilding’s Downward Revision of Earnings forecasts - Increasing Downward Pressure on Rating
JCR Affirmed BBBp Rating on NDS; Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Assigned AA Rating to Bonds of United Urban Investment Corporation
May. 08, 2018
Highlights of Major Shipping Companies' Financial Results for Fiscal Year Ended March 2018
May. 07, 2018
JCR Affirmed A/Stable and A- on Bank of The Ryukyus
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Bank of Okinawa
May. 02, 2018
JCR Affirmed BBB- and J-2 on JK Holdings; Revised Outlook to Positive
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Japan Medical Alliance
JCR's Rating Review of City Gas Companies
JCR Affirmed AAAp/Negative Long-term Issuer Rating on TOKYO GAS
JCR Affirmed AA+p/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on OSAKA GAS
JCR Affirmed AA+p/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on TOHO GAS
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A, Preliminary A and J-1 on HOKKAIDO GAS
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A and J-1 on HIROSHIMA GAS
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable, AA-, Preliminary AA- and J-1+ on SAIBU GAS
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable and A on SHIGA BANK
May. 01, 2018
JCR Affirmed AA/AA (FC/LC) Ratings on Spain with Stable Outlook
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable, A+ and J-1 on TAIYO NIPPON SANSO
Ratings for Companies under Tokyo TY Financial Group
SoftBank Group Corp.’s Subsidiary Sprint to Merge with T-Mobile US - Limited Impact on SoftBank Group Corp.’s Rating
Apr. 27, 2018
Tokyo Century Will Convert SHINKO REAL ESTATE into Consolidated Subsidiary - No Impact on Rating
JCR Assigned Preliminary AA-, A+ and A- to Shelf Registration of Mizuho Financial Group
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of NIFCO
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Ryoden Corporation
JCR Affirmed AA+ Rating on Japan Logistics Fund; Revised Outlook from Stable to Negative
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1+ to Teral Bills & Electronically Recorded Receivable ABL18-04
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Upgraded Class A to AAA; Affirmed A- on Class B on Jupiter Investment Purpose Condominium Loan Backed Beneficial Interests 2013
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Upgraded Class A to AAA; Affirmed A- on Class B on Sakura Investment Purpose Condominium Loan Securitization Series 1
JCR Withdraws BBB-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Keiyukai
Apr. 26, 2018
JCR Assigned AA Rating to Bonds of Mitsui Fudosan
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of HEIWA REAL ESTATE REIT
JCR Affirmed A/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on J. F. Oberlin University and Affiliated Schools
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Ratings on the Philippines
Apr. 25, 2018
NIDEC’s Acquisition of US Whirlpool Corporation’s Compressor Business – Limited Impact on Rating
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Central Nippon Expressway
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable and J-1+ on Kyoei Fire and Marine Insurance
JCR Upgraded Rating on Tokyo TY Financial Group, Tokyo Tomin Bank, Yachiyo Bank, and ShinGinko Tokyo from BBB+/Positive to A-/Stable
Apr. 24, 2018
JCR Affirmed AAA/Negative and Preliminary AAA on Central Japan Railway
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on OKABE
JCR Affirmed AA+p/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Shin-Etsu Chemical
JCR Affirmed A+p/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Medical Treatment Fees Receivable ABL18-04 (D Hospital)
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Affirmed AAA and A- on Beneficial Interest of Triangulum Occident
Apr. 23, 2018
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on HARIMA CHEMICALS GROUP
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Shikoku Bank
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and J-1 on SINANEN HOLDINGS
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and J-1 on SAN-AI OIL
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on TAKARA STANDARD
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-3 to Narasaki Stax Accounts Receivable ABL18-04
JCR Assigned Preliminary AA Rating to Shelf Registration of FAST RETAILING
Apr. 20, 2018
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds (Tier 2 with loss absorption clause) of Gunma Bank
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of Fuyo General Lease
JCR Assigned A- Rating to Bonds of AEON Product Finance
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of East Nippon Expressway