Mizuho Financial Group

Mizuho Financial Group is a bank holding company which operates and manages banks, long-term credit banks, specialized securities companies and other companies.


Mizuho in talks to invest in several Asian banks

Pile Of Coins

The core unit of Mizuho Financial Group is talking to several Asian banks about investing in their operations, a top executive said, but the lender is unlikely to make the sort of flashy deals like those done recently by its rivals.

Mizuho: Bank chair to resign after loans scandal


Mizuho Financial Group said on Monday that the chairman of its banking unit, Takashi Tsukamoto, will resign, while its president will take a six-month pay suspension, following a loans-to-mobsters scandal.


Japanese Rival Chases Nomura

Mizuho Financial Group, Japan’s third-biggest bank by market value, has added to its team of Japan stock analysts in a bid to surpass top-ranked researcher Nomura.