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.

Product Expertise

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


  • In 2018 and 2019, we had an active role in more than two-thirds of awarded mandates
  • We have served as a bookrunner on five of the 10 largest bond deals ever sold
  • Since 2016, we have consistently ranked in the Top 10 in the investment-grade corporate league tables
  • We provide clients a full suite of debt-raising advice and products, including Private Placements and asset-backed securities, where we are also a Top 10 underwriter
  • Our Commercial Paper business strategy emphasizes the dual importance of “execution” and “relationship” for over 210 programs



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