RCBC has recently finalized a business alignment with Osaka-based Kansai Urban Banking Corp. and Kobe-based Minato Bank, both from the Kansai Mirai Financial Group, Inc., under Resona Holdings, Inc. The partnership seeks to promote the growing business relations between the two countries, encouraging Japanese companies to do business in the Philippines.


The partnership was sealed in the offices of Kansai Mirai Financial Group, Inc. at Resona Headquarters, Osaka, Japan. In attendance were (L-R) Director Angelica M. Cayas, International Investments Promotion Service, Board of Investments ; Mr. Toshiharu Kamijo, General Manager, Resona Bank Ltd. ; Mr. Masahiro Wakata, General Manager, Kansai Urban Banking Corporation ; Mr. Naoto Serizawa, Managing Executive Officer, Resona Bank Ltd. ;  Mr. Yasuhiro Matsumoto, First Senior Vice President, RCBC ; Atty. Lilia B. De Lima, Advisory Board Member, RCBC ; Ms. Helen Y. Dee, Chairperson, RCBC ; Mr. Tetsuya Kan, President & Representative Director, Kansai Mirai Financial Group, Inc. ; Mr. Gil A. Buenaventura, President & CEO, RCBC ; Mr. Eugenio C. Elevado, Jr. Trade Assistant, DTI Osaka ; Mr. Masayoshi Mochizuki, General Manager, The Minato Bank, Ltd. ;  Mr. Hidenobu Fukuhara, General Manager, The Kinki Osaka Bank, Ltd.



The Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) is the financial flagship company of the Yuchengco Group of Companies (YGC). As one of the largest private universal banks in the country, RCBC is able to provide a wide scale of services through its thrift bank, investment bank, foreign exchange brokerage house, leasing company, and overseas remittance companies. For more information on RCBC, visit www.rcbc.com