MUFG Bank Increases Shareholdings in Bank Danamon and Bank BNP

JAKARTA, Indonesia & TOKYO--()--MUFG’s core banking subsidiary MUFG Bank announced today that according to the previously announced merger plan, its shareholding in PT Bank Danamon Indonesia, Tbk. (“Bank Danamon”) has increased from 40.0% to 94.0%, as part of Step 3 of the proposed transaction outlined in its announcement on December 26, 2017[1]. In addition, its shareholding in PT Bank Nusantara Parahyangan Tbk. ("Bank BNP"), in which MUFG’s consolidated subsidiary ACOM CO., LTD. (“ACOM”)[2] holds a 67.6% stake, has increased from 7.9% to 99.9%.

Consequently, Bank Danamon and Bank BNP have become consolidated subsidiaries of MUFG and MUFG Bank. Bank BNP and Bank Danamon will complete the legal merger on May 1, 2019.

For further details of the overall transaction please refer to our announcement dated December 26, 2017[1].

MUFG and MUFG Bank have strengthened their commercial banking business through the establishment of business platforms across Southeast Asia via strategic investments and other measures. Upon completion of the merger, MUFG will drive further collaboration and synergies with Bank Danamon (as the surviving bank post-merger) and other partner banks. MUFG will provide clients with comprehensive financial services in Indonesia, and contribute to the growth of Indonesian economy.

1. Outline of the Transaction

(1) Details of the Transaction[3]

      Bank Danamon     Bank BNP
Number of shares acquired     5,174,089,400     736,578,439
Investment portion     54.0%     92.1%
Acquisition price    

IDR 9,590 per share
(USD 0.68)


IDR 4,088 per share
(USD 0.29)

Total acquisition amount     IDR 49.620 trillion
(USD 3,506 million)

IDR 3.011 trillion
(USD 213 million)


(2) Outline of the Merger

This will be an absorption-type merger in which Bank Danamon will be the surviving bank and Bank BNP will be the absorbed bank. It is expected to be effective on May 1, 2019. In this transaction, MUFG Bank will receive 188,908,053 ordinary shares of Bank Danamon in exchange for Bank BNP shares, which MUFG Bank owns. After the Merger, MUFG Bank will hold 9,196,854,799 ordinary shares of Bank Danamon, which is equivalent to a 94.1% stake.

2. Post-merger Overview of Bank Danamon[4]

Name   PT Bank Danamon Indonesia, Tbk.
Established   1956
Total assets   USD 13.8 billion
Total loans   USD 9.9 billion
Total deposits   USD 8.1 billion
Shareholders   MUFG Bank 94.1%[5], other shareholders 5.9%
Rating   Moody’s: Baa2, Fitch: BBB, Pefindo: AAA
Locations   Approximately 1,200
Employees   33,857



[2] Based on Japanese Accounting Standards

[3] 1 USD = 14,154 IDR

[4] As of the end of December, 2018. 1 USD = 14,154IDR. Financial figures based on a simple sum of the financials of both banks

[5] Including shares which MUFG Bank indirectly acquired

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About MUFG

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG) is one of the world’s leading financial groups. Headquartered in Tokyo and with over 360 years of history, MUFG has a global network with over 1,800 locations in more than 50 countries. The Group has over 150,000 employees and offers services including commercial banking, trust banking, securities, credit cards, consumer finance, asset management, and leasing. The Group aims to “be the world’s most trusted financial group” through close collaboration among our operating companies and flexibly respond 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 stock exchanges. For more information, visit


Jun Kobayashi
Managing Director, Head of Documentation & Corporate Secretary Department
Corporate Administration Division
MUFG Bank, Ltd.
T +81-3-3240-1111


Jun Kobayashi
Managing Director, Head of Documentation & Corporate Secretary Department
Corporate Administration Division
MUFG Bank, Ltd.
T +81-3-3240-1111