About Mizuho Financial Group
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Mizuho Financial Group, one of Japan's three mega banks and the country's second-largest financial institution in terms of assets, offers a range of financial services, including banking, securities, trust and asset management. Aligned into three main divisions -- corporate, retail, and asset and wealth management -- Mizuho caters mostly to Japanese corporations, such as financial institutions, public sector entities and foreign corporations, including foreign subsidiaries of Japanese corporations. The firm, which has more than 50,000 employees operating from over 700 locations, is the parent company of Mizuho Bank, Mizuho Corporate Bank, Mizuho Securities, and Mizuho Trust & Banking.
Employer Type: Public
Stock Symbol: MFG , 8411
Stock Exchange: NYSE, TSE
President & CEO: Terunobu Maeda
2008 Employees (All Locations): 51,714