MUFG Hires Brandley as Head of Asset Manager Coverage Group

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group hired Stephanie Brandley as a managing director and head of the Alternative Asset Manager Coverage group in its Wholesale and Investment Bank.

Maley Joins MUFG as Head of PE Sponsor Coverage Group

Matt Maley joined Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group as a managing director and head of the bank’s Private Equity Sponsor coverage group. He will report to Robert Smock, head of Corporate Advisory for the Americas.

Davidson to Lead New MUFG Technology Banking Sector

MUFG selected managing director Bill Davidson to lead the newly established Global Technology Sector as part of the bank’s Global Corporate and Investment Banking group.

Sullivan Joins MUFG as Head of Supply Chain Finance Group

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group hired Maureen Sullivan as managing director and head of Supply Chain Finance for the Americas.

MUFG Hires Salgado as Head of Latin America Corporate Banking

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group hired Sandy Salgado as a managing director and head of its Latin America Corporate Banking group. He will be based out of New York and report to John Koike.

MUFG to Acquire Majority Share of Bank Danamon

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group entered into conditional share purchase agreements with Asia Financial Indonesia and other affiliated entities to acquire their shareholding interests in PT Bank Danamon Indonesia.

MUFG Names Gately to Lead ABF Unit

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group hired HSBC and Bank of America veteran Edward Gately as a managing director to lead its Asset-Based Finance business in the Americas.

Bucher Joins MUFG Transaction Banking Group

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) has named Jeffrey Bucher managing director and head of Transaction Banking Sales for the Regional Bank.

MUFG Wins Best Commodity Finance Bank in N. America Award

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group was named Best Commodity Finance Bank in North America for 2016 by Trade Finance at the news organization’s annual awards ceremony.

Japanese Banks Bid on GE’s Local Commercial Finance Operations

The Wall Street Journal reported several Japanese megabanks submitted nonbinding bids for GE’s Japanese commercial finance operations, which are expected to several billion dollars.