This publication is KPMG in Japan's annual survey of the published financial statements of foreign banks in Japan.The financial information included in this survey represent English translations of the 31 March 2012 condensed balance sheets for the fifty-nine foreign banks registered in Japan and their related condensed statements of income for the year ended 31 March 2012. Among the fifty-nine foreign banks, Citibank Japan Ltd. and Shinhan Bank Japan are incorporated locally, while the remaining foreign banks operate as branches in Japan.
The condensed financial statements are prepared and published in accordance with the requirements of the Banking Law of Japan. Similar to previous surveys, all financial information is extracted principally from publicly available information, specifically The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Fuji Sankei Business i and the respective bank’s webpage, with the exception of certain information voluntarily provided by the bank survey participants. There may be revisions to the published financial information subsequent to 31 March 2012.
The banks are listed in alphabetical order and include rankings of the banks by total assets, by ordinary earnings （loss）, and by expense/income ratio.
In accordance with the Banking Law of Japan, the foreign bank’s financial statements are presented in millions of yen.
This survey is part of a comprehensive series of publications issued globally by KPMG’s Financial Services practices.