Outline of the Bank


(As of September 30, 2022)

Company Name

The Shoko Chukin Bank, Ltd.
(Transition toward privatization commenced on October 1, 2008)

Establishment Date

October 8, 1936


Objective of the Shoko Chukin Bank, Ltd. is to conduct businesses necessary to facilitate financing for SME cooperatives, other organizations that primarily consist of SMEs and their members, while ensuring the Bank's autonomy in management toward its goal of complete privatization.

Head Office

2-10-17, Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0028, Japan
Tel: +81-3-3272-6111

President (Representative Director)

Masahiro Sekine


¥218.6 billion (including ¥101.6 billion government subscription)

Funds Held

  • Deposits: ¥5,643.4 billion
  • Negotiable Certificates of Deposit: ¥714.1 billion
  • Debentures: ¥3,512.7 billion

Loans Outstanding

¥9,674.7 billion


Domestic: 102 / Overseas: 4

Number of Employees (Persons)



(As of September 30, 2022)

Moody's Long-term A1 (stable)
R&I Long-term AA- (stable)
JCR Long-term AA+ (stable)

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