Finance Law Newsletter

Legal Considerations in Financing Japanese Aquaculture (Part 2)

Finance Law Newsletter

The Act for Partial Amendment to the Act on Special Measures to Facilitate Investment in Agricultural Corporations (hereinafter referred to as the "Investment Facilitation Act" and Investment Facilitation Act, as amended being referred to as the "Revised Investment Facilitation Act") was promulgated on April 28 of this year, bringing with it new approved methods for financing aquaculture business. Taking these changes into consideration, this newsletter reviews the methodologies most suitable for use by financial institutions in investing aquaculture related undertakings, including recourse and payment sources and investment targets (i.e. operators or asset owners), before discussing schemes that can be formed under the current legislation. ...To read the full article, please see the PDF file

*This article is also available in Japanese.

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