Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group

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Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Apr 2021 - Mar 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group   (SMBC Group)

    EU Transparency Register

    909918546377-42 First registered on 04 May 2022

    Goals / Remit

    SMFG(SMBC Group) would like to explain our opinions about regulation and supervision for EU subsidiaries and branches of foreign banks.

    Main EU files targeted

    CRD/CRR, MiFID, disclosure regulation, Sustainability related regulation such as Taxonomy regulation.


    Head Office
    1-1-2, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-0005
    EU Office
    100 Liverpool St
    London EC2M 2AT


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    3 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 28 Mar 2023

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Shohei SHIRAISHI 29 Oct 2022 27 Oct 2023
    Mr Ian JAMESON 29 Oct 2022 27 Oct 2023
    Mr Luke WILSON 29 Oct 2022 27 Oct 2023

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    SMFG and its subsidiaries are members of various trade associations relating to financial services in different jurisdictions , the principal such association being the Japanese Bankers Association<JBA>.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Apr 2021 - Mar 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    3 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 28 Feb 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Banking package
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mairead Mcguinness
      Portfolio Financial services, financial stability and Capital Markets Union
      • Tommy De Temmerman (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Feb 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Banking package
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      • Andrea Beltramello (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 02 Jun 2022 Location Brussels
      Subject Sanctions, Taxonomy
      • John Berrigan (Director-General)
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