Bank of Japan's concerns


A recent report from the Bank of Japan highlights its concern over the level of exposure that Japanese regional banks have to sophisticated investment products which they may not understand. According to the report, the banks are increasingly dependent on securities investment to boost their profitability and this is increasingly in the form of structured bonds and structured deposits. "The Bank found that a number of financial institutions had problems in assessing the economic value of suc

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