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.
Become a genuine client facing organisation.
Consistently adopt a progressive and forward thinking approach for the benefit of our clients and the societies in which we operate.
Act as one to provide the best possible solutions to customers. Embrace diversity in all its forms.
Provide clients with the highest quality services and advice promptly and accurately.
Be passionate about overcoming challenges for the benefit of customers, society and ourselves.
Mizuho has identified and included key sustainability areas in our 5–year Business Plan and business plans for specific areas. We have also set targets/KPI based on our key sustainability areas, and we are advancing sustainability initiatives as a unified group.