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7. This case was prepared by Professor Justin Paul solely for the purpose of classroom discussion. This case is not intended to serve as endorsements, sources of primary data or illustrations of effective or ineffective management. Statistics reported in this case were, unless otherwise, specified as on 2000.
8. Professor Justin Paul and Yasiru Vikrama, Nagoya University of Commerce and Business co-authored this case study. This case is not intended to serve as endorsements, sources of primary data or illustrations of effective or ineffective management. The case is prepared solely as the basis for classroom discussion.
9. Source: International Directory of Company Histories, Vol. 26. St. James Press.
10. Financial review for the fiscal year ended on 31 March 2006, MUFJ Group.
11. ibid as on 31 March 2007.
12. ibid as on 31 March 2008.
13. Financial review for the fiscal year ended on 31 March 2009