Member News

Finsbury Awarded Communications Firm of the Year

June 15, 2017

Finsbury, a Corporate Member of the BCCJ, is a global leader in strategic communications, providing advisory services to boards, senior executives and legal counsel of many of the world’s most successful companies, institutions and organisations. On 13 June 2017, Finsbury’s financial communications work was recognised at the 2017 M&A Advisor Awards in New York. The ... Read more

Japan In-House Legal Summit 2017

May 8, 2017

On 17 May 2017, BCCJ Corporate Plus member, Thomson Reuters and Asian Legal Business will present the Japan In-House Legal Summit 2017. This annual summit brings together legal experts, in-house compliance professionals and government leaders to discuss pertinent issues, legal developments and enforcement trends across Japan.  Benefits of Attending Network with senior In-House counsels, lawyers and business leaders ... Read more

Adecco Group to Rebrand Permanent Placement Business

April 11, 2017

BCCJ Corporate Plus member, The Adecco Group, is to re-brand its permanent placement business in Japan to 'Spring Professional', effectively doubling the number of consultants and accelerating the expansion of the business.The Adecco Group in Japan announced in March that the company will re-position its permanent placement business under the Spring Professional brand as of 8 May ... Read more

Japanese Regulatory Summit 2017

Feb. 27, 2017

BCCJ Corporate Plus member, Thomson Reuters, is pleased to announce the Japanese Regulatory Summit 2017 to be held on March 7, 2017, 0800 - 1800 at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo. Entering its third year, this event has established itself as the key regulatory and compliance event for banks and financial institutions in Japan.The event will connect over 400 ... Read more

The Biggest Financial Sector Deals of the Year in Asia Pacific 2016

Feb. 8, 2017

BCCJ Corporate Plus Member, Deloitte, confirms that financial sector based deal flow in Asia Pacific 2016 consisted of 174 M&A transactions totaling $44bn. This is 38% below the $70bn invested in 2015. Jonathan Daniel, Head of Portfolio Lead Advisory Services, Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory LLC has published a second report focussing on M&A deals in the ... Read more

ESR to Build one of Tokyo’s Largest Single Asset Developments

Jan. 30, 2017

BCCJ's Corporate Plus member, ESR (e-Shang Redwood), a leading logistics fund developer and operator in Asia, has announced that it will develop a largescale, multi-tenant logistics facility in Ichikawa City, Chiba prefecture (Greater Tokyo) with an expected value of over US$1bn upon completion. The ESR Ichikawa Distribution Centre will have a gross floor area of 229 ... Read more

Barclays Japan on Brexit

Jan. 24, 2017

Mark Dearlove, Barclays’ Country Head of Japan, comments on Brexit and on the bank's preparedness for the various possible outcomes. "For many months at least, Brexit will be the subject of intense speculation and very little clarity. There are many unknowns about what exiting the European Union will involve and how long it will take. We would ... Read more

MBE for Services to British Music in Japan

Jan. 11, 2017

The BCCJ extends its warmest congratulations to radio broadcaster and BCCJ Executive Committee member, Guy Perryman, for being included in the British New Year Honours 2017 overseas list (Member of the Order of the British Empire) for services to British music in Japan. Every year, the Queen's New Year's Honours list recognises the best of Britain ... Read more

Japan Summit: Future Works

Oct. 17, 2016

BCCJ Corporate Member, The Economist Group, is hosting Japan Summit: Future Works on 21 October 2016 in Tokyo, which will explore the coming changes to the world of work and will discuss how these might help re-boot Japan’s growth. This event will bring together the country’s opinion leaders for a day of debate and high-level discussion ... Read more

Stunning Architecture: Ginza Place

Sept. 26, 2016

Award-winning BCCJ Entrepreneur Member, Klein Dytham architecture, in partnership with Taisei Corporation are the creators of the stunning facade design and the overall massing of the new 11 storey building, Ginza Place, located on one of the most iconic corners in the world, the Ginza 4-Chome crossing. The facade, made from 5315 individual aluminium panels reflects the craftsmanship ... Read more