April 27 (Reuters) - Bank of Okinawa Ltd <8397.T>:Says it appoints Yoshiaki Tamaki as chairman of the board and Masayasu Yamashiro as president .
Sept 29 (Reuters) - Fukuoka Financial Group Inc <8354.T>:Says co's unit iBank marketing and Bank of Okinawa Ltd <<<8397.T>>> entered into a basic agreement on business and capital alliance .Through business alliance, two entities will use application programming interface (API) to work together on FinTech service business, and cooperate on iBank service related business .Through capital alliance, Bank of Okinawa will acquire shares of iBank marketing and details will be decided later.
Bank of Okinawa Ltd <8397.T> :Says it completes acquisition of Okinawa Securities Limited as planned, on March 31.
Bank of Okinawa Ltd <8397.T>: Says the co to fully buy Okinawa Securities Limited for 1.19 billion yen .Says effective in March.
Bank of Okinawa Ltd <8397.T> : Says it plans to acquire 100 percent stake in Okinawa Securities Limited from Japan Asia Securities Co Ltd in Feb. 2017 .Says acquisition amount remains to be determined.
Bank Of Okinawa Ltd:To retire 800,000 shares (3.80 pct of outstanding) of its common stock on March 30.Says the total shares outstanding 20,200,000 shares after the retirement.
Bank Of Okinawa Ltd:Says the company raised the consolidated mid-year outlook for the FY ending March 2016.Revenue forecast increased to 25,800 million yen from 25,500 million yen.Ordinary profit forecast increased to 6,600 million yen from 5,300 million yen.Net profit forecast increased to 4,200 million yen from 3,000 million yen.Earnings per share forecast increased to 208.90 yen from 149.24 yen.Comments that decreased expense is the main reason for the forecast.
Bank Of Okinawa Ltd:Established a subsidiary in Okinawa, Japan, which is engaged in loan management and collection business as well as rehabilitation consulting business, on Nov. 19, 2014.Subsidiary to start business from April 1.The company is holding 91 pct stake in the subsidiary.
Bank Of Okinawa Ltd:To issue a mid-year dividend of 35 yen per share to all the shareholders of record as of Sep. 30, for FY ending March 2015.Payment date Dec. 10.Says latest dividend forecast was 32.5 yen per share.Raised year-end dividend forecast to 35 yen per share from 32.5 yen per share for FY ending March 2015.
Bank Of Okinawa Ltd:To establish a subsidiary in Okinawa, Japan, which will be engaged in loan management and collection business as well as rehabilitation consulting business, in September.