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Japanese banks’ foreign business causes jitters

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Beset by low interest margins and a falling population, Japanese banks have looked abroad for juicier returns and have matched this with overseas funding. As Jasper Cox reports, it is a strategy that has made them vulnerable on either side of the balance sheet.

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