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Feb. 07, 2018
SoftBank Group to Start Preparing for Listing of Its Telecommunications Subsidiary - Impact on Rating Likely Limited; JCR to Closely Watch the Organizational Structure
JCR Assigned Preliminary A+ Rating to Shelf Registration of J. FRONT RETAILING; Affirmed A+/Stable, A+, and J-1
JCR Affirmed AA/Stable and AA on Advance Residence Investment Corporation
Feb. 06, 2018
JCR Assigned AA Rating to Bonds of Activia Properties
JCR Downgraded TVO to A+/Stable from AA-/Stable
JCR Downgrade PVO to A+/Stable from AA-/Stable
JCR Affirmed BBB on JAG Mega Solar Project Bond Trust 1 Beneficial Interest and Trust ABL
Feb. 05, 2018
JCR Affirmed BBB+ on Sumitomo Mitsui Trust ABL11150
JCR Affirmed BBB- on Sumitomo Mitsui Trust ABL11151
Feb. 02, 2018
JCR Removed Credit Monitor; Affirmed BBB+ on IBJ Leasing
JCR Removed Credit Monitor; Affirmed BBB+ and J-2 on IBJL-TOSHIBA Leasing
JCR Removed Credit Monitor; Affirmed A+ on Japan Net Bank
JCR Assigned AA to Credit Enhanced Bonds Issuance Programme of China Eastern Airlines
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Aichi Prefecture
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Central Nippon Expressway
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Metropolitan Expressway
JCR Affirmed BBB/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Soken Chemical & Engineering
JCR Affirmed A+p/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Oji Holdings
JCR Affirmed to BBB-/BBB (FC/LC) Ratings on Brazil; Stable Outlook
Feb. 01, 2018
JCR Downgraded Rating on MICHINOKU BANK from A-/Negative and BBB+ to BBB+/Stable and BBB
JCR Affirmed A/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Aomori Bank
JCR Affirmed A/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on SQUARE ENIX HOLDINGS
JCR Affirmed A/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on JAPAN VILENE
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on MIRAI Corporation
JCR Withdrew A-/A (FC/LC) Ratings on PTTEP
Jan. 31, 2018
JCR Assigned A+ Rating to Bonds of THK
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on OKAYA
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned Preliminary AAA to Grass Park Beneficial Interest Series 1
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1+ to Teral Bills & Electronically Recorded Receivable ABL18-01
Jan. 30, 2018
JCR Assigned Preliminary BBB+ Rating to Subordinated Bonds of Nomura Real Estate Holdings
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A, Preliminary A, and J-1 on Nomura Real Estate Holdings
JCR Affirmed A-, Preliminary A-, and J-1 on Tokyu Fudosan Holdings; Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Affirmed AA/Stable, AA, Preliminary AA, and J-1+ on Mitsui Fudosan
JCR Affirmed AA+p/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Mitsubishi Estate
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable, A+, Preliminary A+, and J-1 on Sumitomo Realty & Development
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable, A- and J-1 on SAPPORO HOLDINGS
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable, A- and J-1 on Mitsui Sugar
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable and A+ on Kenedix Residential Investment Corporation
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Aso Shoji Bills Receivable ABL18-01
Jan. 29, 2018
JCR Placed Rating on Asahi Fire And Marine Insurance under Credit Monitor #BBB+/Positive
JCR Affirmed AAA/Negative, AAA, Pre. AAA and J-1+ on NTT FINANCE
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Sanyo Electric Railway
JCR Affirmed BBB/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on TOHOKU BANK
Rakuten to Enter Non-life Insurance Business - Impact on Rating is limited; JCR will Watch Synergistic Effects with Existing Businesses
Jan. 26, 2018
JCR Assigned A- Rating to Subordinated Loan of Hulic
JCR Upgraded Rating on ZENSHO HD from BBB-/Positive and Preliminary BBB- to BBB/Stable and Preliminary BBB; Affirmed J-2
JCR Affirmed BBB/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Akanekai
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Chuo Warehouse
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Nissan Chemical Industries
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on SEINO HOLDINGS
JCR Affirmed BBB/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on BANK OF KOCHI
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Medical Treatment Fees Receivable ABL18-01 (D Hospital)
Jan. 25, 2018
Establishment of Rating Methodology for Infrastructure Funds
JCR Affirmed AA+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Seven & i Holdings
JCR Affirmed AA+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Seven-Eleven Japan
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Hyakugo Bank B Corporation Bills Receivable ABL18-01
Jan. 24, 2018
Sekisui House Reit and Sekisui House Residential Investment Corporation To Merge – JCR to Watch Progress, Reflect on Rating
For Public Comments on Planned Establishment of Rating Methodology for ABL
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Central Nippon Expressway
JCR Affirmed A- and A- Rating on FUJI ELECTRIC; Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable, A+, A-, Preliminary A+, and J-1 on Don Quijote Holdings
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable, A-, BBB+, BBB, Preliminary A-, and J-1 on SoftBank Group
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable, A+ and J-1 on JGC
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable, A+ and J-1 on DOWA HOLDINGS
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on YAMAZEN
Jan. 23, 2018
JCR Assigned A+ Rating to Bonds of Meiji Holdings
JCR Assigned A+ Rating to Bonds of Japan Hotel REIT Investment Corporation
JCR Affirmed BBB Rating on Sintokogio; Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Affirmed AA/Stable and AA on ORIENTAL LAND
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable and J-1 on MINEBEA MITSUMI
JCR Affirmed AA/Negative and AA on Kanagawa Prefectural Housing Supply Corporation
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-3 to Narasaki Stax Accounts Receivable ABL18-01
Jan. 22, 2018
JCR Assigned AA/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating to DREAM Private REIT
JCR Assigned Preliminary AA- Rating to Shelf Registration of Sumitomo Rubber Industries; Affirmed AA-/Stable, AA- and J-1+
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable, A+, and Preliminary A+ on Sumitomo Riko
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable and AA- on Sumitomo Warehouse
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable and J-1 on Sumitomo Bakelite
JCR Affirmed AA on EMTN of Mizuho Securities and Its Subsidiaries; Increase in Maximum Amount of Program
JCR Affirmed J-1 Rating on CP of Nissay Leasing
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Medical Treatment Fees Receivable ABL18-01 (F Hospital)
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned Preliminary J-1 to Aso Shoji Bills Receivable ABL18-01
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned Preliminary J-1 to Hyakugo Bank B Corporation Bills Receivable ABL18-01
Jan. 19, 2018
JCR Assigned A- Rating to Subordinated Bonds of Hulic
JCR Assigned BBB+ Rating to Bonds of Kintetsu Group Holdings
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of TEPCO Power Grid
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of Kansai Electric Power
JCR Assigned A- Rating to Bonds of Orient Corporation
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of JA Mitsui Leasing
JCR Assigned A- Rating to EMTN of SBI SECURITIES
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Japan Student Services Organization
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of East Nippon Expressway
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Yasuda Logistics
JCR Affirmed A+ and J-1 on Tokyo Century Corporation, NIPPON CAR SOLUTIONS, FUJITSU LEASING;Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Affirmed J-1 Rating on CP of Orico Auto Leasing
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Affirmed J-1 on Medical Treatment Fees Receivable ABL Program (Gokikai)
Jan. 18, 2018
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of Kyushu Electric Power
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and BBB+ on Ehime Bank
Jan. 17, 2018
JCR Assigned A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating to AISAN INDUSTRY
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Aichi Prefecture
JCR Affirmed A, A, Preliminary A and J-1 on Mitsui Chemicals; Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Affirmed BBB+ Rating on TONAMI HOLDINGS; Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A, and Preliminary A on SCSK