Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group


Traded as TYO: 8306


Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG) is a Japanese bank and financial services company

headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo. It constituets one of the main companies of the Mitsubishi Group.

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupMUFG was formed on the 1st of October 2005 through the merger of Mitsubishi Tokyo Financial Group and UFJ Holdings. As a consequence of the merger, the core banking units of the group (Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and UFJ Bank) merged to form The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd on the 1st of January 2006.

MUFG is Japan’s largest financial group and one of the world’s largest bank holding

companies. Data from the year 2016 show the MUFG holding well over 2.4 trillion USD in assets.

Short facts about MUFG

Japanese name 株式会社三菱UFJフィナンシャル・グループ
Transcribed name Kabushiki Gaisha Mitsubishi Yūefujei Finansharu Gurūpu
English name Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.
Company type Public (K.K.)
Traded as TYO: 8306


Index inclusion TOPIX Core 30
Industry Banking

Financial services

Area served Worldwide
Founded On the 1st of October 2005 (by merger)
Founders Mitsubishi Tokyo Financial Group, Inc.

UFJ Holdings, Inc.

Headquarter Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan
Key services Personal banking

Corporate banking

Trust banking

Investment banking

Investment management

Wealth management

Mortgage loans

Credit cards


Subsidiaries The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
Mitsubishi UFJ Securities
Mitsubishi UFJ NICOS
Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance
UnionBanCal Corporation

Consumer business / private banking

North America

Name Country Info
Union Bank USA 400+ branches


Name Country Info
ACOM Japan Focused on Japan, but at the time of writing, ACOM is planning to start offering unsecured loans and margin transaction services in Thailand
PT Bank Nusantara Parahyangan Tbk Indonesia Acquired by MUFG Bank and ACOM in 2007
VientinBank Vietnam MUFG Bank acquired a 20% stake in VientinBank in 2013


VientingBank has 150 branches and 1,000+ transaction offices

Bank of Ayudhya Public Company Limited (Krungsri) Thailand MUFG Bank acquired a 72% stake in the bank in 2013.


This is Thailand’s major commercial bank, but it also serves individuals.


It has 600+ branches.

Major Shareholders

Data from the 30th of September, 2017

Name of shareholder Number of shares held Percent of shares held (%)
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account) 731,878,000 5.49
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust account) 622,148,600 4.67
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 5) 263,130,000 1.97
State Street Bank and Trust Company 219,657,569 1.64
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 9) 217,315,500 1.63
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 1) 203,768,500 1.52
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 2) 200,494,200 1.50
State Street Bank West Client-Treaty 505234 200,402,090 1.50
Government of Norway 185,114,733 1.38
The Bank of New York Mellon as Depositary Bank for DR Holders 184,675,505 1.38

Figures for the percentage of shares held have been rounded down to the nearest second decimal place.

The percentage of common stock held is calculated excluding 706,560,084 common stock owned by the Company.

Annual dividends per common share

Total Interim Year-end
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2017 ¥18 ¥9 ¥9
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2016 ¥18 ¥9 ¥9
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2015 ¥18 ¥9 ¥9
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2014 ¥16 ¥7 ¥9
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2013 ¥13 ¥6 ¥7
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2012 ¥12 ¥6 ¥6
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2011 ¥12 ¥6 ¥6
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2010 ¥12 ¥6 ¥6
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2009 ¥12 ¥7 ¥5
Fiscal Year Ended Mar. 2008 ¥14 ¥7 ¥7