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Apr 03 2018

MUFG Alternative Fund Services (Cayman) Ltd. credit rating upgrade by S&P

We are pleased to announce that S&P has upgraded their credit ratings for MUFG Alternative Fund Services (Cayman) Ltd., a legal entity of the MUFG Investor Services brand and subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (MUFG), to ‘A’ long-term and ‘A-1’ short-term. S&P has also confirmed a stable outlook on the long-term issuer credit rating.

As part of MUFG, the Cayman based entity is aligned with the strategy to enhance global services under integrated management of the group’s investor services and asset management businesses. With their group rating methodology, S&P has determined that MUFG Alternative Fund Services (Cayman) financial, management, and operations ties, including risk management also the close relationships with other groups within MUFG, such as Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corp, makes the group status unlikely to decline in the next two years.

MUFG strives to provide the highest-caliber offerings and solutions, and this new rating recognizes our focus on constantly improving and evolving our offerings to best meet our clients’ needs.