The Shiga Bank, Ltd. (Shiga Bank) is a banking and financial services company in Japan. The company is principally engaged in providing banking, leasing, investment, credit cards, clerical services, credit guarantee and business consulting services to the individual and business customers. In addition, the bank also provides consulting and advice on foreign trade and proposals on hedging foreign exchange risk in foreign trade. Shiga Bank principally operates in Japan with a branch office in Hong Kong. The bank also has operations in China. It operates through a network of 135 branches including 4 agents across Japan. Shiga Bank is headquartered at Otsu in Japan.The bank reported interest income of (Yen) JPY 70,035.00 million during the fiscal year ended March 2009, a decrease of 4.83% from 2008. The net interest income after loan loss provision of the bank was JPY 43,721.00 million during the fiscal year 2009, an increase of 0.21% over 2008. The net loss of the bank was JPY 16,215.00 million during the fiscal year 2009, as against a net profit of JPY 3,599.00 million during 2008.