Debt Capital Markets

Mizuho Americas' Debt Capital Markets Group has wide experience raising debt capital for clients across the corporate spectrum.

A Top 10 underwriter of investment-grade corporate debt in the U.S., we offer clients a combination of deep market knowledge, first-class origination and structuring, and global distribution through our affiliates in Japan, Asia and Europe.

Harnessing global capabilities to answer clients' needs

We work closely with our industry teams to optimize results for our clients in dynamic and changing markets. Mizuho's expertise spans the gamut of clients' needs, from raising short- or long-term capital for general corporate purposes, to refinancing existing debt or funding an acquisition. Whatever a client’s objective, Mizuho has the ingenuity and global resources to meet it.


  • #4 in Investment Grade Corporate Bonds (Bloomberg, 2023)
  • #8 in Investment Grade Loans (Refinitiv, 2023)



Notable Transactions

  • Active Bookrunner and Billing & Delivery Agent on Thermo Fisher’s $2.95 billion U.S. public market issuance and Joint Lead Placement Agent on its ¥79.5bn inaugural debt private placement
  • Joint Active Bookrunner on Amgen’s $24 billion senior notes offering
  • Active Bookrunner on IBM’s $8.9 billion equivalent multi-currency bond offering 
  • Active Bookrunner and Billing & Delivery Agent on AT&T’s $1.75 billion senior notes offering 

Product Expertise

  • Investment Grade Bonds
  • Investment Grade Loans
  • Sustainable Finance
  • Private Placement
  • Asset-Backed Securities
  • Commercial Paper
  • Syndicate




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