The Aomori Bank, Ltd. (the Bank) is a regional bank mainly engaged in the provision of financial services for individual and corporate customers. The Bank operates in three business divisions. The Banking division provides banking services, including deposit, loan, securities trading and investment, domestic and foreign exchange, corporate bonds underwriting and registration services. It is also engaged in the provision of banking-related services, such as real estate management and leasing, as well as clerical services. The Leasing division is engaged in the leasing business. The Others division is engaged in credit card business and mortgage loan credit guarantee businesses.