MUFG Announces the Opening of Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) Canada, Calgary Office

TORONTO--()--Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) today announced the opening of a Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (Canada) - BTMU Canada - office in Calgary.

“We are pleased to open our Calgary office, which is an important step towards achieving our long-term vision and demonstrating our commitment to Canada. Alberta is a key market for us, and as our business in the region continues to grow, we need to be on the ground meeting with our customers to gain a better understanding of their business,” said Koji Asada, President & CEO of BTMU Canada.

BTMU Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. and is the premier Asia-based global bank in Canada. Headquartered in Toronto and with offices in Vancouver and Montreal, the bank has added a fourth location in Canada with the opening of the new Calgary office. The office is located at 440 Second Avenue in Calgary.

About MUFG (Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.)

MUFG (Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.) is one of the world’s leading financial groups, with total assets of approximately ¥279 trillion (JPY) or $2.3 trillion (USD)1, as of December 31, 2014. Headquartered in Tokyo and with approximately 350 years of history, MUFG is a global network with 1,100 offices in over 40 countries. The Group has over 140,000 employees and about 300 entities, offering services including commercial banking, trust banking, securities, credit cards, consumer finance, asset management, and leasing. The Group’s operating companies include Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation (Japan’s leading trust bank), and Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co., Ltd., one of Japan’s largest securities firms. Through close partnerships among our operating companies, the Group aims to “be the world’s most trusted financial group”, flexibly responding to all of the financial needs of our customers, serving society, and fostering shared and sustainable growth for a better world. MUFG’s shares trade on the Tokyo, Nagoya, and New York (NYSE:MTU) stock exchanges.

MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation

Headquartered in New York, MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation is a financial holding company and bank holding company with assets of $113.7 billion at March 31, 2015. Its principal subsidiary, MUFG Union Bank, N.A., provides an array of financial services to individuals, small businesses, middle-market companies, and major corporations. As of March 31, 2015, MUFG Union Bank, N.A. operated 393 branches, comprised primarily of retail banking branches in the West Coast states, along with commercial branches in Texas, Illinois, New York and Georgia, as well as two international offices. MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., one of the world’s largest and most diversified financial groups.

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. (BTMU) is Japan’s premier bank, with a global network spanning more than 40 countries. BTMU offers an extensive scope of commercial and investment banking products and services to businesses, governments, and individuals worldwide. In the Americas, BTMU has offices throughout the United States and in Canada, Mexico, and South America serving mainly corporate clients. BTMU’s parent, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG), is one of the world’s leading financial groups. MUFG’s services include commercial banking, trust banking, securities, credit cards, consumer finance, asset management, and leasing. The Group’s operating companies include BTMU, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation (Japan’s leading trust bank), and Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co., Ltd., one of Japan’s largest securities firms. MUFG’s shares trade on the Tokyo, Nagoya, and New York (NYSE: MTU) stock exchanges.

1 Exchange rate of USD = ¥119.78 (J-GAAP) as of December 31, 2014 ©2015 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. All rights reserved. The MUFG logo and name is a service mark of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., and is used by MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation with permission.

Contacts

Press:
MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation
Lauren Sambrotto, 212-782-4909
lsambrotto@us.mufg.jp

Contacts

Press:
MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation
Lauren Sambrotto, 212-782-4909
lsambrotto@us.mufg.jp