Equity Capital Markets

Mizuho Americas' Equity Capital Markets Group works with a broad number of leading corporations and financial sponsors to raise equity financing in the public and private markets.

Our seasoned staff is adept at developing equity solutions attuned to the challenges of shifting market conditions, from IPO’s and follow-on offerings to equity-linked notes, private placements, and SPACs.

Meeting the challenges of changing markets

We have world-class distribution capabilities. Leveraging Mizuho's global corporate client base and our relationships with more than 1,200 institutional investors, our 150 equity sales specialists and traders are positioned to syndicate deals at market-clearing prices for our clients. Our buy-side network spans Asia, Europe and the U.S.


  • #10 in overall U.S. Equity Capital Markets (Bloomberg, 2023)
  • #5 in IPOs (Bloomberg, 2023)
  • #8 in Converts (Bloomberg, 2023)

Notable Transactions

  • Active Bookrunner and Joint Global Coordinator on Arm's $4.9 billion IPO
  • Active Bookrunner on Klaviyo’s $576 million IPO
  • Active Bookrunner on Silverbow Resources’ $144 million follow-on offering
  • Joint Bookrunner on GE Healthcare’s $2.2 billion follow-on offering
  • Joint Bookrunner on Rivian Automotive, Inc.’s $1.5 billion green convertible senior notes offering 
  • Active Bookrunner on Southern Company’s $1.72 billion convertible note offering
  • Joint Bookrunner on AerCap’s $1.7 billion follow-on offering

Product Expertise

  • IPO and Follow-On Issuance
  • SPACs
  • Equity-Linked
  • Equity Derivatives
  • Margin Loans
  • Share Repurchases
  • Private Placements



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