Japanese yen banknotes and coins of various denominations are arranged for a photograph in Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. (Photograph: Akio Kon/Bloomberg)

Japan's First Junk Bond Would Break Barriers in Wary Market

(Bloomberg) -- Aiful Corp., the consumer lender brought to the edge of bankruptcy a decade ago, is on the verge of selling Japan’s first yen-denominated junk bond in the public markets, showing how...