In Japanese, "mizuho" means "a fresh harvest of rice". Our name expresses the Mizuho Financial Group's commitment, as one of Japan's leading financial institutions, to offer highly rewarding financial products and services to all of our clients, both at home and abroad.

We strive to provide our clients with outstanding professional services, while remaining a responsible capital market participant and contributing to the sustainable development of the society in which we operate.

Providing the foundation for our business, its culture and our behaviours, our values support our vision: to be the most trusted financial services group with a global presence and a broad customer base, contributing to the prosperity of the world, Asia, and Japan.


Yonaguni island with wind mill in Okinawa, Japan


Work in our communities

We are committed to EMEA in every way – helping to ensure businesses grow, economies thrive and communities are cared for.

Find out more about Mizuho Financial Group's commitment to corporate responsibility.