Japan to require regional banks to contain bond-holding risk

With their margins squeezed by the Bank of Japan’s negative interest rate policy, regional banks have stepped up investment on assets vulnerable to interest-rate risk, such as foreign bonds. Under the rule, from the fiscal year ending in March 2019 …
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