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Jan. 16, 2018
JCR Assigned AA Rating to Bonds of Chugoku Electric Power
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of RICOH LEASING
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and J-1 on JAPAN PULP AND PAPER
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A, Preliminary A and J-1 on Sumitomo Osaka Cement
JCR Affirmed A/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Wakkanai Shinkin Bank
JCR Affirmed AA/Stable and AA on MORI TRUST Sogo Reit
Jan. 15, 2018
JCR Assigned AA-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating to Mori Trust Holdings
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A, and Preliminary A on Nippon Paper Industries
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on NIPPON CHEMI-CON
Jan. 12, 2018
Proposal on Shoko Chukin Bank - With heightened Uncertainty about the Future, JCR will Watch Government's Response
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Development Bank of Japan
JCR Affirmed BBB/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Toyoko Inn
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Fukuoka Institute of Technology
JCR Affirmed AA+/Stable and J-1+ on Master Trust Bank of Japan
JCR Affirmed AA+/Stable and J-1+ on Japan Trustee Services Bank
JCR Withdraws BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Inageya
Jan. 11, 2018
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of Odakyu Electric Railway
JCR Assigned A+ Rating to Bonds of Invesco Office J-REIT
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable, AA-, Preliminary AA- and J-1+ on RICOH LEASING
Jan. 10, 2018
JCR Assigned Preliminary AA Rating to Shelf Registration of Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
JCR Affirmed AA/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Toyo University
Jan. 05, 2018
JCR Assigned A Rating to Bonds of TOBU RAILWAY
Dec. 29, 2017
JCR Affirmed BBB-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on SHIMANE BANK
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1+ to Teral Bills & Electronically Recorded Receivable ABL17-12
Dec. 28, 2017
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ’s Investment in Indonesian Commercial Bank – No Immediate Impact on Rating
JCR Upgraded Rating on TOYOBO from A-/Positive, A- and BBB to A/Stable, A and BBB+; Affirmed J-1
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on DISCO
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on ROHM
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable, AA-, Preliminary AA- and J-1+ on TOKYU
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on UCS
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Aso Shoji Bills Receivable ABL17-12
Dec. 27, 2017
JCR Upgraded Rating on Japan Student Services from AA+/Negative and AA+ to AAA/Negative and AAA
JCR Affirmed A+/Positive and A+ on NGK SPARK PLUG
JCR Affirmed J-1+ Rating on CP of TOYOTA MOTOR
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and J-1 on TOHO HOLDINGS
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable and A+ on ASICS
JCR Affirmed AA/Stable and AA on FAST RETAILING
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Hyakugo Bank B Corporation Bills Receivable ABL17-12-2
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1+ to Saitama Resona Bank A Corporation Bills Receivable Senior Beneficial Interest 17-12
Dec. 26, 2017
For Public Comments on Planned Establishment of Rating Methodology for Infrastructure Funds
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on SCREEN Holdings
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable, BBB+ and J-2 on MEIDENSHA
JCR Affirmed BBB/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Toyo Logistics
JCR Affirmed J-1 Rating on CP of Nippon Steel & Sumikin Coated Sheet
JCR Assigned Preliminary AA- Rating to Shelf Registration of Hiroshima Bank
JCR Affirmed A+/Stable and A+ on Invesco Office J-REIT
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Medical Treatment Fees Receivable ABL17-12 (D Hospital)
Dec. 25, 2017
JCR Affirmed AA Ratings on Corporacion Andina de Fomento with Stable Outlook
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1+ and J-2 to Hokuriku Bank C Corporation Bills Receivable ABL17-12
Dec. 22, 2017
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and A- on PACIFIC INDUSTRIAL
JCR Affirmed AAA/Negative and AAA on Japan Finance Corporation
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned Preliminary J-1 to Hyakugo Bank B Corporation Bills Receivable ABL17-12-2
Dec. 21, 2017
JCR Assigned AAA Ratings to Bonds of The African Development Bank
JCR Upgraded Rating on Yasuda Real Estate from A-/Positive to A/Stable; Affirmed J-1
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and A- on Maruzen Showa Unyu
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and J-1 on Mitsubishi Electric Credit
JCR Affirmed A+/A+(FC/LC) Ratings on Slovakia with Stable Outlook
JCR Affirmed AA/Stable and AA on Nomura Real Estate Master Fund
JCR Affirmed A on Specified Bonds of Sumitomo Life Fund Securitization SPC V
JCR Affirmed AA- on Specified Bonds of Nissay Fund SPC
JCR Upgraded Rating on Specified Bonds of Meiji Yasuda Life Fund SPC from A to A+
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-3 to Narasaki Stax Accounts Receivable ABL17-12
Dec. 20, 2017
JCR's Rating Review of Major Life Insurers
JCR Upgraded Rating on Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance from A+/Positive to AA-/Stable; Affirmed J-1+
JCR Affirmed A+ Rating on Dai-ichi Life Insurance; Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Affirmed A+ Rating on SUMITOMO LIFE INSURANCE; Revised Outlook from Stable to Positive
JCR Affirmed AAp/Stable and J-1+ on Nippon Life Insurance Company
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A, Preliminary A and J-1 on TAKARA HOLDINGS
JCR Affirmed AA/Stable and J-1+ on Tokyo Electron
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Hakuto
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable Long-term Issuer Rating on Southern TOHOKU Social Welfare Foundation
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned Preliminary J-1 to Aso Shoji Bills Receivable ABL17-12
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned J-1 to Medical Treatment Fees Receivable ABL17-12 (F Hospital)
Dec. 19, 2017
JCR Upgraded Rating on EIKEN CHEMICAL from BBB/Positive to BBB+/Stable
JCR Affirmed BBB+/Stable, BBB+ and J-2 on HANWA
JCR Affirmed AAA Rating on Bonds (guaranteed by Development Bank of Japan) of Suzuyo
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable (FC) Rating on POSCO
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable and Preliminary AA- on Hiroshima Bank
Dec. 18, 2017
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable and AA- on Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan
JCR Affirmed AAA Ratings on International Bank for Reconstruction and Development with Stable Outlook
Dec. 15, 2017
JCR Assigned A+ Rating to Subordinated Bonds of Taiyo Life Insurance
JCR Assigned AA- Rating to Bonds of LaSalle LOGIPORT REIT
JCR Affirmed AAA/Negative Long-term Issuer Rating on NHK
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable and J-1 on KROSAKI HARIMA
JCR Affirmed A/Stable, A, Preliminary A and J-1 on JA Mitsui Leasing
JCR Affirmed A+/A+ (FC/LC) Ratings on Italy with Negative Outlook
JCR Affirmed A/Positive Long-term Issuer Rating on Invincible Investment Corporation
Dec. 14, 2017
Rakuten to Enter Mobile Network Operator Business – With a Possible Negative Impact on Rating, JCR will Closely Watch Future Developments.
Decision on Provisional Disposition Order of Injunction against Operation of Shikoku Electric Power’s Ikata Nuclear Power Station – JCR will Closely Watch Filing of objections
JCR Affirmed AA-/Stable, AA-, Preliminary AA- and J-1+ on Asahi Group Holdings
JCR Affirmed A/Stable and J-1 on HEIWADO
JCR Affirmed A-/Stable, A- and Preliminary A- on Nishimatsu Construction
JCR Affirmed A/Stable and A- on Kiyo Bank
JCR Affirmed AAA/AAA (FC/LC) Ratings on France with Stable outlook
Dec. 13, 2017
JCR Downgraded Rating on AKEBONO BRAKE INDUSTRY from BBB-/Negative and J-2 to BB+/Negative and J-3
JCR Upgraded Rating on Kenedix Retail REIT from A/Positive and A to A+/Stable and A+
JCR Assigned AAA Rating to Bonds of Aichi Prefecture
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Assigned Preliminary J-1+ to Saitama Resona Bank A Corporation Bills Receivable Senior Beneficial Interest 17-12
[ Asset Securitization Products ] JCR Affirmed J-1 on Medical Treatment Fees Receivable ABL Program (N Hospital)