State Street Trust and Banking Co., Ltd. to Become a “Special Sponsor” of BDTI State Street Trust and Banking Co., Ltd. (Japan)has recently become a Special Sponsor of BDTI. We are very gratefulfor their support. Information on State Street: http://bit.ly/1zQraLQ The Board Director Training Institute (BDTI) is a "public interest" nonprofit in Japan dedicated to training about directorship, corporate governance, and related management techniques. It is certified by the Japanese government to conduct these activities as a regulated nonprofit. Read a summary about BDTI here, and see a menu of its services for both corporations and investors here.