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Japan Begins Capital Injections for Financial Institutions in Response to COVID-19

June 19, 2020

On June 13, the Japanese Diet passed an amendment to the Act on Special Measures for Strengthening Financial Functions (ASFF) extending the period of government capital injection to financial institutions from March 31, 2022 to March 31, 2026 and expanding the available public funds for the injection from ¥12 trillion to ¥15 trillion. 

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EU Expands Temporary Framework For State Aid to Allow Recapitalization

May 14, 2020

On May 8, the European Commission (EC) approved new measures under the Temporary Framework for State Aid, which allow Member States to purchase equity and subordinated debt from non financial companies. The EC will allow recapitalization measures through June 30, 2021, a time period six months longer than other measures under the Temporary Framework.

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