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Web-only Exclusives
November 30, 2000

From Our Correspondent: Hirohito and the War
A conversation with biographer Herbert Bix

From Our Correspondent: A Rough Road Ahead
Bad news for the Philippines - and some others

From Our Correspondent: Making Enemies
Indonesia needs friends. So why is it picking fights?

Asiaweek Time Asia Now Asiaweek story

Index to The Asiaweek Financial 500

Name, Rank and IDD Number


MAKE SURE YOU CHECK the general notes and footnotes at the end of the list. Life insurers appear in a separate list , after the list of corporations.

ABN AMRO Bank rank in the Asiaweek Financial 500 #447

60-3-241-6800

Adelaide Bank #362

61-8-8300-6000

Advance Bank Australia #120

61-2-236-1000

Agrani Bank #393

880-2-956-6153

Agricultural Bank of China #14

86-10-6821-6807

Aichi Bank #107

81-52-251-3211

Akita Bank #101

81-188-63-1212

Allahabad Bank #310

91-33-20-9258

Allied Bank of Pakistan #406

92-21-511-030

Allied Banking Corp. #358

63-2-816-3311

Andhra Bank #381

91-40-401-41

ANZ Banking Group (N.Z.) #142

64-4-496-7000

Aomori Bank #115

81-177-77-1111

Arab-Malaysian Bank #308

60-3-202-3120

Asahi Bank #11

81-3-3287-2111

ASB Bank #228

64-9-377-8930

Ashikaga Bank #40

81-28-622-0111

Asia Commercial Bank #404

852-2541-9233

Asia Pacific Bank #312

886-4-227-1799

AsianBank Corporation #436

63-2-819-0611

Askari Commercial Bank #488

92-51-518-117

Australia & N.Z. Banking Group #23

61-3-9273-5555

Awa Bank #105

81-886-23-3131

Ban Hin Lee Bank #369

60-4-227-7882

Banco Coml. de Macau (Asia) #437

853-569-622

Banco de Oro Universal Bank #415

63-2-636-6060

Banco Luso Internacional #441

853-378-977

Banco Seng Heng #413

853-555-222

Banco Tai Fung #387

853-322-323

Banco Weng Hang #450

853-335-678

Bangkok Bank #48

66-2-231-4333

Bangkok Bank of Commerce #229

66-2-267-1900

Bangkok Metropolitan Bank #206

66-2-223-0561

Bank Andromeda #486

62-21-251-0152

Bank Artha Graha #481

62-21-515-2168

Bank Arya Panduarta #482

62-21-421-6480

Bank Asia Pacific #442

62-21-252-0225

Bank Bali #322

62-21-523-7899

Bank Bira #417

62-21-251-2211

Bank Buana Indonesia #418

62-21-692-2901

Bank Bukopin #409

62-21-798-8266

Bank Bumi Daya #171

62-21-230-0300

Bank Bumiputra Malaysia #109

60-3-298-1011

Bank Central Asia #128

62-21-520-8650

Bank Dagang Nasional Indon. #214

62-21-231-1221

Bank Dagang Negara #149

62-21-230-1107

Bank Danamon Indonesia #189

62-21-231-0901

Bank Dharmala #454

62-21-521-2211

Bank Duta #373

62-21-380-0900

Bank Ekspor Impor Indon. #165

62-21-526-5045

Bank Harapan Santosa #399

62-21-260-0717

Bank Internasional Indonesia #208

62-21-230-0888

Bank Islam Malaysia #401

60-3-293-5566

Bank Lippo #292

62-21-546-0555

Bank LTCB Central Asia #494

62-21-571-2562

Bank Mashill Utama #446

62-21-522-1995

Bank Nasional #491

62-21-522-1533

Bank Negara Indonesia #135

62-21-251-1946

Bank Niaga #324

62-21-250-5151

Bank NISP #477

62-22-420-1403

Bank Nusa Internasional #469

62-21-252-5109

Bank of America (Asia) #330

852-2597-2888

Bank of America Malaysia #433

60-3-202-1133

Bank of Asia #264

66-2-287-2211

Bank of Ayudhya #119

66-2-296-2000

Bank of Baroda #169

91-22-261-0341

Bank of Ceylon #367

94-1-446-790

Bank of Cheju #397

82-64-20-0200

Bank of China #10

86-10-6601-6688

Bank of Commerce #499

63-2-817-4906

Bank of Commerce (M) #237

60-3-293-1722

Bank of Communications #44

86-21-6275-1234

Bank of East Asia #137

852-2842-3200

Bank of Fukuoka #35

81-92-723-2131

Bank of Ikeda #132

81-727-51-3521

Bank of India #178

91-22-202-3020

Bank of Iwate #112

81-19-623-1111

Bank of Kansai #180

81-6-213-0213

Bank of Kaohsiung #285

886-7-348-0535

Bank of Kinki #92

81-6-945-2121

Bank of Kochi #196

81-888-76-2310

Bank of Kyoto #62

81-75-361-2211

Bank of Madura #456

91-44-863-416

Bank of Maharashtra #370

91-212-322-731

Bank of Melbourne #210

61-3-9520-0000

Bank of Nagasaki #332

81-95-825-4151

Bank of Nagoya #86

81-52-962-7996

Bank of Naniwa #311

81-6-441-0728

Bank of New Zealand #118

64-4-474-6999

Bank of Nova Scotia #478

60-3-241-0766

Bank of Okinawa #164

81-98-867-2141

Bank of Osaka #116

81-6-538-1021

Bank of Overseas Chinese #227

886-2-371-5181

Bank of Punjab #495

92-42-636-5069

Bank of Queensland #394

61-7-3212-3333

Bank of Rajasthan #428

91-741-380-222

Bank of Saga #127

81-952-24-5111

Bank of Singapore #382

65-223-9266

Bank of Taiwan #34

886-2-349-3456

Bank of The Phil. Islands #225

63-2-818-5541

Bank of The Ryukyus #161

81-98-866-4566

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi #1

81-3-3240-1111

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi (Aust.) #354

61-2-9296-1111

Bank of Western Australia #192

61-9-9449-7000

Bank of Yokohama #22

81-45-225-1111

Bank Papan Sejahtera #464

62-21-252-2919

Bank PDFCI #432

62-21-345-6608

Bank Putera Surya Perkasa #443

62-21-252-0880

Bank Rakyat Indonesia #138

62-21-251-0244

Bank Rama #471

62-21-231-3665

Bank Sakura Swadharma #493

62-21-571-1401

Bank SinoPac #284

886-2-508-2288

Bank Sumitomo Niaga #479

62-21-522-7011

Bank Surya #453

62-21-390-2550

Bank Tabungan Negara #272

62-21-633-6789

Bank Tabungan Pensiunan Nasl. #473

62-22-502-822

Bank Tiara Asia #430

62-21-831-0210

Bank Umum Nasional #340

62-21-231-2828

Bank Umum Servitia #462

62-21-690-1919

Bank Universal #407

62-21-521-0550

Bank Utama #425

62-21-345-8103

Bank Utama (Malaysia) #375

60-82-419-294

Bankers Trust Australia #232

61-2-9259-3555

Bankers Trust N.Z. #337

64-9-351-1000

Baodao Commercial Bank #300

886-2-388-9888

Bendigo Bank #402

61-3-54-339-339

Biwako Bank #167

81-775-24-9311

Boram Bank #131

82-2-771-5300

BPD Dki Jakarta #423

62-21-231-2623

BPD Jawa Barat #448

62-22-436-553

BPD Jawa Tengah #439

62-24-554-025

BPD Jawa Timur #461

62-31-531-0090

BSN Commercial Bank (M) #377

60-3-443-6466

Canara Bank #188

91-80-222-1581

Catholic Syrian Bank #489

91-487-333-020

Central Bank of India #223

91-22-202-6428

Central Trust of China #221

886-2-311-1511

Challenge Bank #302

61-8-9320-8511

Chang Hwa Commercial Bank #73

886-2-536-2951

Chekiang First Bank #325

852-2922-1222

Chiba Bank #28

81-43-245-1111

Chiba Kogyo Bank #106

81-43-243-2111

Chikuho Bank #298

81-942-32-5331

China & South Sea Bank #260

86-10-6601-6688

China Banking Corporation #395

63-2-816-4179

China Construction Bank #12

86-10-6851-5319

China Investment Bank #209

86-10-6834-9933

China Merchants Bank #163

86-755-6229-0000

China Minsheng Banking

Corp. #421

86-10-6857-9345

China State Bank #262

86-10-6601-6688

Chinatrust Commercial Bank #123

886-2-722-2002

Chinese Bank #294

886-2-516-8686

Chiyu Banking Corp. #327

852-2843-0111

Cho Hung Bank #37

82-2-733-2000

Chubu Bank #259

81-54-221-5130

Chugoku Bank #51

81-86-223-3111

Chukyo Bank #145

81-52-262-6111

Chung Khiaw Bank #270

65-222-8622

Chung Khiaw Bank (Malaysia) #357

60-3-292-4511

Chung Shing Bank #304

886-7-338-6082

Chungbuk Bank #289

82-431-220-7114

Chungchong Bank #213

82-2-265-3181

Chuo Trust & Banking #66

81-3-3567-1451

Citibank Australia #203

61-2-9239-9100

Citibank Malaysia #315

60-3-232-8585

CITIC Industrial Bank #152

86-10-6466-1058

Commercial Bank of Ceylon #487

94-1-445-010

Commercial Bank of Korea #46

82-2-754-3920

Commonwealth Bank of Aust. #25

61-2-9378-5903

Corporation Bank #383

91-824-26-416

Cosmos Bank #277

886-2-701-1777

Countrywide Banking Corp. #257

64-9-309-8900

Dae Dong Bank #195

82-53-760-6000

Daegu Bank #121

82-53-756-2001

Dah An Coml. Bank #293

886-2-712-6666

Dah Sing Bank #275

852-2507-8866

Dai-Ichi Kangyo Bank #3

81-3-3596-1111

Daisan Bank #148

81-598-23-1111

Daishi Bank #70

81-25-222-4111

Daito Bank #243

81-249-25-1111

Daiwa Bank #18

81-6-271-1221

Daiwa Perdania Bank #485

62-21-570-1958

Dao Heng Bank #150

852-2831-7700

DBS Bank #54

65-220-1111

DCB Bank #183

60-3-987-8888

Dena Bank #364

91-22-218-1612

Deutsche Bank (Malaysia) #429

60-3-202-1163

Donghwa Bank #143

82-2-733-7171

Dongnam Bank #170

82-51-647-8000

E. Sun Coml. Bank #279

886-2-389-1313

Ehime Bank #156

81-89-933-1111

Eighteenth Bank #114

81-95-824-1818

En Tie Commercial Bank #326

886-2-718-9999

Eon Bank #348

60-3-294-1188

Equitable Banking Corp. #366

63-2-242-7101

Everbright Bank of China #247

86-10-6856-5577

Far East Bank & Trust #274

63-2-845-9888

Far Eastern Intl. Bank #303

886-2-378-6868

Farmers Bank of China #125

886-2-551-7141

Federal Bank #414

91-4854-24061

Ficorinvest Bank #458

62-21-829-8966

First Bangkok City Bank #179

66-2-223-0501

First Bank of Toyama #211

81-764-24-1211

First Commercial Bank #63

886-2-311-1111

First Pacific Bank #319

852-2823-9825

Four Seas Bank #380

65-224-9898

Fubon Commercial Bank #291

886-2-771-6699

Fuji Bank #4

81-3-3216-2211

Fuji Bank Internasional

Indonesia #480

62-21-720-4477

Fujian Industrial Bank #342

86-591-784-2407

Fukuho Bank #305

81-776-21-2500

Fukui Bank #103

81-776-24-2030

Fukuoka Chuo Bank #349

81-92-751-4431

Fukuoka City Bank #81

81-92-441-2222

Fukushima Bank #222

81-245-25-2525

Fukutoku Bank #136

81-6-252-1101

Gifu Bank #220

81-58-275-1111

Global Trust Bank #451

91-22-262-1221

Grand Coml.l Bank #283

886-2-556-2088

Guangdong Devt. Bank #184

86-20-8333-8293

Gunma Bank #47

81-272-52-1111

Habib Bank #235

92-21-241-8000

Hachijuni Bank #45

81-26-227-1182

Haifa Bank of China #420

86-898-623-9063

Hana Bank #155

82-2-754-2121

Hang Seng Bank #43

852-2825-5111

Hanil Bank #38

82-2-259-6114

Hanshin Bank #182

81-78-331-8141

Hanwa Bank #301

81-734-23-8181

Hatton National Bank #440

94-1-421-885

Higashi-Nippon Bank #134

81-3-3273-6221

Higo Bank #84

81-96-325-2111

Hiroshima Bank #41

81-82-247-5151

Hiroshima-Sogo Bank #111

81-82-241-3131

Hock Hua Bank #363

60-84-333-888

Hokkaido Bank #75

81-11-261-7111

Hokkaido Takushoku Bank #26

81-11-271-2111

Hokkoku Bank #87

81-76-263-1111

Hokuetsu Bank #117

81-258-35-3111

Hokuriku Bank #33

81-764-23-7111

Hokuto Bank #162

81-188-33-4211

Hong Leong Bank #252

60-3-264-2828

Hongkong & Shanghai Banking #15

852-2822-1111

Hongkong Bank Malaysia #212

60-3-230-0744

Hongkong Chinese Bank #346

852-2867-6833

HongkongBank of Australia #329

61-2-9255-2888

Housing & Coml. Bank #61

82-2-769-7114

Howa Bank #287

81-975-34-2611

Hsin Chu Bank #198

886-35-245-131

Hua Chiao Coml. Bank #268

852-2542-9888

Hua Nan Coml. Bank #67

886-2-371-3111

Hua Xia Bank #350

86-10-6618-8777

Hyakugo Bank #77

81-592-27-2151

Hyakujushi Bank #71

81-878-31-0114

Ibaraki Bank #226

81-29-231-3171

IBJ Australia Bank #384

61-2-9377-8888

IBJ Indonesia Bank #500

62-21-570-1010

Indian Bank #256

91-44-514-151

Indian Overseas Bank #258

91-44-852-0246

Indl. & Coml. Bank of

China #7

86-10-6821-7156

Indusind Bank #455

91-22-385-9901

Industrial & Coml. Bank #345

65-221-1711

Industrial Bank of Japan #8

81-3-3214-1111

Industrial Bank of Korea #49

82-2-729-7023

ING Mercantile Mutual Bank #465

61-2-9234-8111

Inter-Pacific Bank #492

62-21-571-1095

International Bank of Asia #347

852-2842-6222

Intl. Bank of Singapore #410

65-223-4488

Intl. Coml. Bank of China #99

886-2-563-3156

Intl. Fin. Invt. & Comm. Bank #497

880-2-956-3020

Ishikawa Bank #244

81-76-262-4181

Islami Bank Bangladesh #498

880-2-956-3046

Iyo Bank #69

81-89-941-1141

Jammu & Kashmir Bank #424

91-194-30040

Janata Bank #389

880-2-956-0027

Jardine Fleming Bank #356

852-2843-8888

Jayabank International #470

62-21-230-0088

Jeonbuk Bank #295

82-652-250-7114

Joyo Bank #31

81-29-231-2151

Juroku Bank #64

81-58-265-2111

Ka Wah Bank #317

852-2545-7131

Kagawa Bank #174

81-878-61-3121

Kagoshima Bank #94

81-99-225-3111

Kanagawa Bank #323

81-45-261-2641

Kangwon Bank #297

82-361-54-4351

Kanto Bank #197

81-298-21-8111

Kaohsiung Business Bank #309

886-7-261-3030

Karnataka Bank #445

91-824-440-751

Karur Vysya Bank #484

91-44-825-9668

Keiyo Bank #91

81-43-222-2121

Keppel Bank of Singapore #201

65-222-8222

Kincheng Banking Corp. #186

86-10-6601-6688

Kita-Nippon Bank #177

81-19-653-1111

Kiyo Bank #78

81-734-23-9111

Kofuku Bank #110

81-6-444-1551

Kokumin Bank #255

81-3-3256-1800

Kookmin Bank #36

82-2-317-2460

Koram Bank #158

82-2-731-8114

Korea Exchange Bank #30

82-2-729-8000

Korea First Bank #42

82-2-733-0070

Korea Long-Term Credit Bank #88

82-2-782-0111

Krung Thai Bank #76

66-2-255-2222

Kumamoto Family Bank #160

81-96-385-1111

Kwangju Bank #157

82-62-220-2114

Kwangtung Provincial Bank #172

86-10-6601-6688

Kwong On Bank #320

852-2815-3636

Kwong Yik Bank #313

60-3-987-8888

Kyongnam Bank #187

82-551-90-8000

Kyoto Kyoei Bank #331

81-75-211-7181

Kyungki Bank #175

82-32-420-5000

Kyushu Bank #181

81-956-24-7111

Laem Thong Bank #398

66-2-260-0090

Land Bank of Taiwan #52

886-2-361-3020

Land Bank of The Phil. #261

63-2-818-9411

Liu Chong Hing Bank #314

852-2841-7417

Long-Term Credit Bank of Japan #13

81-3-5511-5111

Macquarie Bank #266

61-2-9237-3333

Malayan Banking #59

60-3-230-8833

Metropolitan Bank & Trust #194

63-2-810-3311

Metway Bank #249

61-7-3835-5355

Michinoku Bank #139

81-177-74-1111

Midori Bank #97

81-78-231-6150

Mie Bank #173

81-593-53-3111

Minami-Nippon Bank #231

81-992-26-1111

Mitsubishi Trust & Banking #16

81-3-3212-1211

Mitsui Trust & Banking #21

81-3-3270-9511

Miyazaki Bank #144

81-985-27-3131

Miyazaki Taiyo Bank #290

81-985-24-2111

Modern Bank #422

62-21-230-0788

Multi-Purpose Bank #355

60-3-294-8800

Musashino Bank #98

81-48-641-6111

Muslim Commercial Bank #321

92-21-241-4091

Nagano Bank #230

81-263-27-3311

Nakornthon Bank #360

66-2-233-2111

Nanto Bank #68

81-742-27-1560

Nanyang Commercial Bank #185

852-2852-0888

Nara Bank #412

81-742-26-3800

National Australia Bank #17

61-3-9641-3500

National Bank #496

880-2-956-3081

National Bank of N.Z. #159

64-4-494-4000

National Bank of Pakistan #218

92-21-241-6612

Niigata Chuo Bank #176

81-25-229-1111

Nippon Credit Bank #19

81-3-3263-1111

Nippon Trust Bank #154

81-3-3245-8111

Nishi-Nippon Bank #55

81-92-476-2481

North Pacific Bank #126

81-11-261-1311

OCBC Bank (Malaysia) #245

60-3-292-0344

Ogaki Kyoritsu Bank #83

81-584-74-2111

Oita Bank #102

81-975-34-1111

Okazaki Shinkin Bank #100

81-564-21-6111

Okinawa Kaiho Bank #318

81-98-869-9532

Oriental Bank #351

60-3-202-4600

Oriental Bank of Commerce #333

91-11-332-112

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. #60

65-535-7222

Overseas Trust Bank #234

852-2575-6657

Overseas Union Bank #85

65-533-8686

Overseas Union Bank (Mal.) #385

60-3-230-5005

P.N.G. Banking Corp. #452

675-321-1999

Pacific Bank #306

60-3-261-4822

Pan Asia Bank #299

886-4-206-1111

Pan Indonesia Bank #372

62-21-270-0545

Peace Bank of

Korea #217

82-2-222-2001

People's Bank #392

94-1-324-188

Perwira Affin Bank #271

60-3-241-0000

Phil. Bank of Communications #431

63-2-242-8701

Phil. Coml. Intl. Bank #273

63-2-817-1021

Phil. Trust Bank #460

63-2-524-9061

PhileoAllied Bank (Malaysia) #339

60-3-202-3322

Philippine Banking Corp. #468

63-2-817-0901

Philippine National Bank #205

63-2-891-6040

Pilipinas Bank #467

63-2-816-1483

Po Sang Bank #240

852-2843-6111

Primary Industry Bank of Aust. #361

61-2-9234-4200

Prudential Bank #434

63-2-817-8981

Pubali Bank #472

880-2-955-1614

Public Bank #140

60-3-263-8888

Punjab & Sind Bank #378

91-11-572-0849

Punjab National Bank #191

91-11-602-303

Pusan Bank #108

82-51-642-3300

Rizal Coml. Banking Corp. #336

63-2-891-0900

Rupali Bank #435

880-2-955-2481

Sabah Bank #438

60-88-218-911

Saga Kyoei Bank #374

81-952-26-2161

Saikyo Bank #254

81-834-31-1211

Sakura Bank #6

81-3-3230-3111

San-In Godo Bank #74

81-852-32-7022

Sanwa Bank #5

81-6-206-8111

Sanwa Indonesia Bank #457

62-21-250-0401

Sapporo Bank #219

81-11-251-2111

Security Bank Corp. #400

63-2-818-7677

Sejahtera Bank Umum #426

62-21-390-3666

Sendai Bank #267

81-22-225-8241

Senshu Bank #146

81-724-23-2131

Seoulbank #56

82-2-3709-6114

Setouchi Bank #216

81-823-22-2222

Seylan Bank #466

94-1-437-901

Shanghai Coml. & Savings

Bank #207

886-2-581-7111

Shanghai Coml. Bank #236

852-2841-5415

Shanghai Pudong Devt. Bank #200

86-21-6329-6188

Shenzhen Devt. Bank #307

86-755-556-2135

Shiga Bank #72

81-775-21-2360

Shikoku Bank #96

81-888-23-2111

Shimane Bank #353

81-852-24-1234

Shimizu Bank #166

81-543-53-5151

Shinhan Bank #53

82-2-756-0505

Shinwa Bank #130

81-956-23-3717

Shizuoka Bank #29

81-54-254-3111

Shizuoka Chuo Bank #335

81-559-62-2600

Shokusan Bank #250

81-236-23-8111

Shonai Bank #251

81-235-22-5211

Siam City Bank #190

66-2-208-5000

Siam Commercial Bank #95

66-2-544-1111

Sime Bank #224

60-3-230-5833

Sin Hua Bank #168

86-10-6601-6688

Solidbank Corp. #403

63-2-894-8888

Sonali Bank #328

880-2-955-0426

South Indian Bank #459

91-487-20020

Southern Bank #344

60-3-263-7000

St. George Bank #124

61-2-9952-1111

Standard Chartered Bank Aust. #444

61-2-9232-6599

Standard Chartered Bank Mal. #280

60-3-232-6555

State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur #388

91-11-520-420

State Bank of Hyderabad #368

91-40-201-585

State Bank of India #50

91-22-202-2426

State Bank of Indore #427

91-731-23211

State Bank of Mysore #411

91-80-226-9901

State Bank of New South Wales #147

61-2-9226-8000

State Bank of Patiala #365

91-175-78145

State Bank of Saurashtra #405

91-278-436-444

State Bank of Travancore #386

91-471-341-244

Subentra Bank #483

62-21-522-0230

Sumitomo Bank #2

81-6-227-2111

Sumitomo Trust & Banking #20

81-6-220-2121

Suruga Bank #79

81-559-62-0080

Syndicate Bank #282

91-8252-71181

Ta Chong Bank #288

886-7-224-2220

Taichung Business Bank #199

886-4-223-6021

Taiko Bank #202

81-258-36-4111

Tainan Business Bank #276

886-6-226-9171

Taipei Business Bank #193

886-2-506-3333

Taipeibank #113

886-2-542-5656

Taishin International Bank #286

886-2-568-3988

Taisho Bank #371

81-6-443-5462

Taiwan Business Bank #80

886-2-371-7171

Taiwan Cooperative Bank #39

886-2-311-8811

Tajima Bank #242

81-796-24-2111

Tamara Bank #416

62-21-252-5888

Tamilnad Mercantile Bank #490

91-461-20360

Tat Lee Bank #215

65-533-9292

Thai Danu Bank #278

66-2-230-5000

Thai Farmers Bank #82

66-2-470-1122

Thai Military Bank #153

66-2-299-1111

Tochigi Bank #141

81-28-633-1241

Toho Bank #90

81-245-23-3131

Tohoku Bank #263

81-19-651-5151

Tokai Bank #9

81-52-211-1111

Tokushima Bank #204

81-886-23-3111

Tokuyo City Bank #233

81-22-227-6249

Tokyo Sowa Bank #93

81-3-3586-3111

Tokyo Tomin Bank #89

81-3-3582-8681

Tomato Bank #238

81-86-221-1010

Tottori Bank #248

81-857-22-8181

Towa Bank #133

81-27-234-1111

Toyama Bank #352

81-766-21-3535

Toyo Trust & Banking #32

81-3-3287-2211

Traders Royal Bank #476

63-2-831-2821

Trust Bank #408

61-03-6230-3777

TSB Bank #474

64-6-757-9159

Tsukuba Bank #341

81-296-43-1111

UCO Bank #281

91-33-304-120

Unibank #475

62-21-573-5750

Union Bank of Bangkok #359

66-2-253-0488

Union Bank of Hong Kong #376

852-2534-3333

Union Bank of India #239

91-22-202-4647

Union Bank of Taiwan #296

886-2-718-0001

Unionbank of The Philippines #391

63-2-892-0011

United Bank #338

92-21-241-7021

United Bank of India #334

91-33-248-7471

United Coconut Planters Bank #343

63-2-811-9000

United Overseas Bank #65

65-533-9898

United Overseas Bank (Mal.) #390

60-3-292-7722

United Western Bank #463

91-2162-20526

Untd. World Chinese Coml. Bank #129

886-2-312-5555

Vijaya Bank #379

91-80-558-4066

Vysya Bank #396

91-80-227-2021

Wakashio Bank #253

81-3-3230-8811

Wakayama Bank #316

81-734-31-2171

Westmont Bank #449

63-2-243-0951

Westpac Banking Corp. #24

61-2-9226-3311

Wing Hang Bank #265

852-2852-5111

Wing Lung Bank #241

852-2826-8333

Xiamen Intl. Bank #419

86-592-202-1780

Yachiyo Bank #122

81-3-3352-2271

Yamagata Bank #151

81-236-23-1221

Yamagata Shiawase #246

81-236-23-3132

Yamaguchi Bank #57

81-832-23-3411

Yamanashi Chuo Bank #104

81-552-24-1164

Yasuda Trust & Banking #27

81-3-3281-8111

Yien Yieh Commercial Bank #269

86-10-6601-6688

77 Bank #58

81-22-267-1111


LIFE INSURERS

AFLAC Japan #21

81-3-3344-2701

ALICO Japan #27

81-3-3284-4111

AM Life #98

61-2-9295-9200

American Intl. Assurance #24

852-2832-1471

Amer. Intl. Assurance (Bermuda) #67

852-2832-1471

AMP Society #20

61-2-9257-5000

AMP Society N.Z. #91

64-4-498-8000

ANZ Life Assurance #59

61-2-9216-2345

Asahi Mutual Life #5

81-3-3342-3111

Asia Life #76

82-62-230-3000

Asuransi J. B. Bumiputera 1912 #80

62-21-251-2152

Asuransi Jiwasraya #99

62-21-384-5031

Bankers Trust Life #75

61-2-9259-3555

Cathay Life #19

886-2-755-1399

China Life #86

886-2-719-6678

China Pacific Insurance #37

86-21-8437-7050

Chiyoda Mutual Life #13

81-3-5704-5283

Chungang Life #78

82-42-530-2114

Citicorp Life #40

61-2-9239-9832

Colonial #44

61-3-9200-6111

Commonwealth Life #36

61-2-9378-9251

Coryo CM Life #92

82-2-773-7733

Daeil Life #61

82-551-52-3100

Dai-Ichi Mutual Life #2

81-3-3216-1211

Daido Life #10

81-6-447-6111

Daihyaku Mutual Life #22

81-424-85-8111

Daishin Life #49

82-2-560-7000

Dongah Life #34

82-2-317-5000

Dongbu Axa Life #83

82-2-729-5555

First Life #29

82-2-568-0101

Fukoku Mutual Life #14

81-3-3508-1101

GIO Personal Investment Services #88

61-2-9228-1000

Great Eastern Life Assurance #33

65-532-4331

Handuk Life #45

82-51-247-3211

Hanil Life #90

82-2-508-6000

Hankuk Life #41

82-2-311-3355

Hanshin Life #82

82-2-508-0567

Hansung Life #79

82-51-461-7770

Heiwa Life #52

81-3-3563-8111

Hungkuk Life #32

82-2-772-7000

INA Himawari Life #56

81-3-3348-7011

ING Life #50

81-3-5210-0300

Insurance Corp. of Singapore #96

65-221-8686

Josun Life #69

82-53-743-3600

Kolon Met Life #77

82-2-501-8888

Kookmin Life #43

82-2-732-8080

Korea Life #12

82-2-789-5114

Kukje Life #63

82-32-884-9331

Kuo Hua Life #55

886-2-562-1101

Kyobo Life #11

82-2-721-2391

Kyoei Life #15

81-3-3270-8511

Legal & General Life of Aust. #65

61-2-9436-7777

Life Insurance Dept. of C.T.C. #85

886-2-784-9151

Lippo Life #94

62-21-252-6123

Macquarie Life #74

61-2-237-3654

Meiji Life #4

81-3-3283-8111

Mercantile Mutual Life #47

61-2-9234-8111

Mercuries Life #95

886-2-345-5511

Mitsui Mutual Life #6

81-3-3211-6111

MLC #30

61-2-9957-8009

Nan Shan Life #26

886-2-501-3333

National Australia Finl. Mgt. #53

61-3-9612-4111

National Mutual Asia #57

852-2519-1111

National Mutual Life #25

61-3-9616-3911

National Mutual N.Z. #89

64-4-474-4500

Nicos Life #97

81-3-5803-3150

Nippon Dantai Life #17

81-3-3407-6211

Nippon Life #1

81-6-209-4500

Norwich Union Life Australia #58

61-3-9829-8989

NTUC Income Insurance Co-Op. #62

65-336-3322

Orico Life #84

81-3-5391-3464

Orix Life #54

81-3-5272-2703

Overseas Assurance Corp. #87

65-225-1122

Pacific Life #48

82-2-561-0303

People's Insurance Co. of China #16

86-10-6601-6688

Philippine American Life #100

63-2-521-6300

Pingan Insurance Co. #35

86-755-226-2888

Prudential Assurance Co. Sing. #68

65-535-8988

Prudential Corp. Australia #42

61-2-9235-4511

Prudential Life #46

81-3-3221-0961

Saison Life #51

81-3-3983-6666

Samshin Allstate Life #66

82-2-745-8888

Samsung Life #7

82-2-259-7700

Shin Kong Life #23

886-2-389-5858

Shinhan Life #38

82-2-775-4000

Sony Life #28

81-3-3475-8813

Sumitomo Life #3

81-6-231-8401

Taeyang Life #81

82-431-51-5114

Taisho Life #70

81-3-3281-7651

Taiwan Life #72

886-2-311-6411

Taiyo Mutual Life #9

81-3-3272-6211

Toho Mutual Life #18

81-3-3499-1111

Tokyo Mutual Life #31

81-3-3504-2211

Tongyang Benefit Life #39

82-2-775-8844

Tower Corp. #73

64-4-472-6059

Tower Life Australia #93

61-2-9925-9255

Westpac Life #60

61-2-9220-5479

Yamato Mutual Life #64

81-3-3508-3111

Yasuda Mutual Life #8

81-3-3342-7111

Zurich Aust. Life #71

61-2-9391-1111

General Notes: Values less than $50,000 appear as $0.0, and those less than 0.05% as 0.0%.

Notes on individual banks: a China Construction Bank was formerly the People's Construction Bank of China. b Westpac Banking Corp. acquired Challenge Bank and Trust Bank New Zealand in 96, and Bank of Melbourne in July 97. c Midori Bank (est. Oct. 95) took over defunct Hyogo Bank's business in Jan. 96. Massive write-offs of non-performing loans depleted Midori's equity, but a $900-million subordinated loan from the Bank of Japan boosted its working capital. d Advance Bank Australia completed its acquisition of Bank of South Australia on Aug. 1, 95. e St. George Bank bought 100% of Advance Bank in Jan. 97. They will keep their existing names until January next year. f DCB Bank merged with Kwong Yik Bank to form RHB Bank on July 1, 97. g Listed in Feb. 96, Bank of Western Australia moved the end of its fiscal year to February from September. It is changing its name to BankWest Australia. h China Investment Bank reported pre-tax profit. i Sime Bank is the new name of United Malayan Banking Corporation as of Oct. 96. j The merger of Bank of the Philippine Islands and CityTrust Banking Corporation took effect on Oct. 4, 96. BPI is the surviving entity. k The Ministry of Finance took over debt-ridden Bangkok Bank of Commerce in May 96. l Metway Bank is now known as Suncorp-Metway Ltd. m Owned 75% by Sakura Bank, Wakashio Bank started operations on Sept. 17, 96. It took over the deposits and healthy loans of Taiheiyo Bank, which was declared insolvent last year. n As announced at a stockholders' meeting in June 97, insolvent Hanwa Bank will fold on or before March l998. o PhileoAllied Bank (Malaysia) was formerly known as AlliedBank (Malaysia). p Chung Khiaw Bank (Malaysia) merged with United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) this year. q The fiscal 1995 results of Primary Industry Bank are for 15 months. r The fiscal year 1995 results of BSN Commercial Bank (M) are for the 18 months to Dec. 31, 95. s Banco de Oro Universal Bank commenced operating as an expanded commercial bank on Sept. 2, 96. t Hatton National Bank took over the business of the Colombo branch of Banque Indosuez on Dec. 30, 96.


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