Japanese forced into HR strategy rethink
- Wells and Nikko selling giant asset manager. Crockett, Barton // American Banker;4/13/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 71, p1
Reports on Wells Fargo & Co. and Nikko Securities' selling of Wells Fargo Nikko Investment Advisors, their jointly owned management firm. Insufficiency of expansion of money manager; Possible buyers of the firm.
- Commodity hedge fund mixes bonds, call options. Chernoff, Joel // Pensions & Investments;1/10/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p22
Reports on Nikko Securities Co.'s launching of the Absolute Commodity Hedge Fund, which combines a two-part bond portfolio with a call-option strategy. Target investors; Advantages offered to investors; Key concerns about hedge funds addressed by Nikko's investment strategy.
- Travelers to buy stake in Japanese brokerage. // Best's Review / Property-Casualty Insurance Edition;Jul98, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p18
Reports on Travelers Group Inc.'s plans to buy share in Nikko Securities Inc. to form a joint investment banking venture in Japan. Terms of the deal; Nikko's plan to buy Travelers stock on the open market.
- Travelers buys stake in Nikko. Bell, Allison // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;6/8/98, Vol. 102 Issue 23, p3
Announces Travelers Group Inc.'s plans to lend $1 billion to Nikko Securities Co. and spend $600 million more to buy 9.5 percent of the company's stock. Financial performance for fiscal year ended 1998; Investigation regarding allegations of Nikko's involvement in government corruption.
- Online in Japan. // On Wall Street;Aug99, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p22
Reports on the plans of Nikko Securities Co. to sell stocks and investment trusts over the Internet. Officials of the brokerage company; Plans of the Japanese government to lift strictures on stock brokerage commission.
- Nikko facing tough road on eve of Citi connection. Weidner, David // American Banker;12/3/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 230, p29
Looks at the difficulties facing Nikko Securities Inc. in its planned merger with Citigroup Inc. Company's posting of net losses for the 1998 fiscal year; Possibility of the company's inability to maintain its leading market position in the domestic securities industry.
- Citigroup Partners still eager acquirers, Nikko deal shows. Weidner, David; Cope, Debra; Kraus, James R.; Seiberg, Jaret // American Banker;6/2/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 103, p1
Discusses the significance of a decision by Travelers Group to invest in Nikko Securities Company in Japan, to a proposed merger between Citicorp and Travelers Group. Anticipated advantages of the merger; Views of Stephen Biggar, an analyst with Standard and Poor's Incorporated; Estimated value...
- Sale puts question mark on Wells Fargo's 401(k) programs. Brokaw, Jeanne // American Banker;6/30/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 125, p15
Reports on Wells Fargo & Co.'s and Nikko Securities Co. Ltd.'s deal to sell Wells Fargo Nikko Investment Advisors to Barclays PLC. Effect of sale on Wells' 401(k) business; Inclusion of Well's MasterWorks unit in the deal; Sale price; Value of a money management firm.
- Tunisia. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;3/7/1997, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p26
Reports on the proposal of JGC Corp., Itochu Corp. and Nikko Securities Co. for the construction of an oil refinery at the Skhira oil terminal in Tunisia. Completion of a pre-feasibility study for the proposed project; Reactions of economic analysts concerning the need for a refinery in the area.