CHRONOLOGY

1990

Credit Bubble 1986 - 1990 punctured by forceful Bundesbank style Mieno MoF activates NPL roll forward

1986

Strong JPY forex impact countered by easy money and launch of the Credit Bubble with massive asset inflation

 

GLOSSARY

Credit Bubble

rapidly rising asset prices 1986 - 1990

caused by a BoJ monetary easing to counter the 1985 Plaza Accord impacts

EIE

Credit Bubble era company

Harunori Takahashi managed, LTCB funded and failed cf shinsei ginko

eigyo tokkin

securities salesman account of the Credit Bubble period

notorious system of unlicensed and illegal fund management cf tokkin

Inagawakai

a yakuza group previously active in financial services

Susumu Ishii re-oriented business to white collar crime during the Credit Bubble

kajoyushi

excessive financing

pushing money down a client's throat as the banks in the Credit Bubble

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