Corporate History


May Developed Medium-Term Vision of the Shinsei Bank Group
April Transferred to "Standard Market" of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
March Established Parent Company Transaction Screening Committee
December Became a consolidated subsidiary of SBI Holdings
April Formulated the Declaration of Cyber Security Management of the Shinsei Bank Group
March Concluded an agreement on a capital alliance with Latitude Group (Australia)
January Established Group Sustainability Committee
October APLUS Co., Ltd. converted into a wholly owned subsidiary of Shinsei Bank
September Acquired 100% shares of UDC Finance Limited (New Zealand)
December Joint Financial Business Launched by USEN-NEXT HOLDINGS and Shinsei Bank Group.
May Start of Offering a "Neobank Platform".
Formulation of "Redesigning Finance" Medium-Term Strategies (fiscal 2019 to 2021).
April Showa Leasing Co., Ltd. announced to acquire shares of Shinko Lease Co., Ltd..
Acquisition of shares in Financial Japan, Co., Ltd. (insurance agent).
March The Nomination and Compensation Committee established as an elective advisory body composed entirely of outside directors.
March Shinsei Bank Enhances Diversity Initiatives.Establishment of the Diversity Promotion Department, acceptance of subsidiary business to supportdiversified workstyle.
Decenber Capital and Business Alliance with Lancers, Inc.Creation of a new business model of the freelancer ecosystem.
June Establishment of "The Policy on Customer-Oriented Business Conduct" and its "Action Plan".
March Enhancement of Group Governance Systems through the Establishment of the "Shinsei Bank Group Headquarters".
September Showa Leasing becomes a wholly-owned subsidiary.
April The Bank commences the Third Medium-Term Management Plan
January Entered a business alliance with RHB Bank Berhad, a commercial bank in Malaysia
December Issued Second Series of Unsecured Corporate Bonds (with Inter-Bond Pari-Passu Clause)
July Issued terms for First Series of Unsecured Corporate Bonds (with Inter-Bond Pari Passu Clause)
March Entered into business alliance with Military Commercial Joint-Stock Bank, a major private commercial bank in Vietnam
December Issued Sixth Series of Unsecured Callable Subordinated Bonds to Retail Investors
May Issued unsecured callable subordinated bonds to retail investors in Japan
October Issued Fourth Series of Unsecured Callable Subordinated Bonds
October Commenced unsecured personal card loan service under the Lake brand
September Assisted The Daito Bank, Ltd. in arranging its first syndicated loan
March 718 billion yen capital raising through international share offering
January Operations begin at new head office
November Announced business alliance with YES BANK LIMITED in Japan-India cross-border M&A business
June Moved a "Company with Board of Statutory Auditors" board model
June Launched Two Weeks Maturity Deposit
Opened first Shinsei Consulting Spots (8 in FY2009 including Nishinomiya Kitaguchi, Kamakura and Tsudanuma Consulting Spots)
March Concluded tender offer for the shares of common stock of SHINKI Co., Ltd.
January Launched Shinsei Step Up Program
September Acquired GE Consumer Finance Co. Ltd.
February Completed a tender offer bid for the Bank's common shares and a third-party allotment of new common shares of the Bank to the investor group led by J.C. Flowers & Co. LLC and affiliates
January Reached a mutual agreement with Seven Bank, Ltd. to share sales channels and develop products and services together
December Acquired a controlling interest in SHINKI Co., Ltd.
April Achieved two million retail accounts
July Commenced resolution of public funds
May Commenced operations of Shinsei International Limited
March Acquire a controlling interest in Showa Leasing Co., Ltd.
September Acquire a controlling interest in APLUS Co., Ltd.
May Open Shinsei Financial Center-Ginza, Tokyo
April Convert the Bank's long-term credit bank charter to an ordinary bank charter
February Listed Bank's common stock on First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange
April Operations of Shinsei Investment Management (SIM) Co., Ltd. commenced
May Commencement of operations by Shinsei Securities Co., Ltd.
June Name changed from The Long-Term Credit Bank of Japan, Limited, to Shinsei Bank, Limited
March New bank launched and new Board of Directors and management appointed