The Hokkoku Bank, Ltd.
The Hokkoku Bank, Ltd (Hokkoku Bank) is a Japan based regional financial institution. It is principally engaged in banking, leasing and other businesses. The bank offers a wide range of banking products and services, which includes deposit products, loan services, foreign exchange services, securities trading and other services. Through its five wholly owned subsidiaries, the bank is also engaged in credit guarantee business, credit card business and other business services. Hokkoku Bank offers its products and services through a diversified network of 123 branches in Ishikawa, Toyama, Fukui, Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, and Kyoto in Japan. The bank is headquartered at Kanazawa in Japan.The bank reported interest income of (Yen) JPY 52,441.00 million during the fiscal year ended March 2009, a decrease of 2.91% from 2008. The net interest income after loan loss provision of the bank was JPY 27,086.00 million during the fiscal year 2009, a decrease of 32.57% from 2008. The net loss of the bank was JPY 9,794.00 million during the fiscal year 2009, as against a net profit of JPY 3,803.00 million during 2008.