Our Strengths

Mizuho in six figures

150 years of banking experience

Mizuho's history traces back to 1873, when one of our predecessor banks was founded as Japan's first bank.

20+ million retail customers in Japan

As one of the three largest banks in Japan, we serve over 20 million retail customers, approximately 1/5 of the adult population in Japan.

Covering 70% of listed companies in Japan

We serve approximately 70% of companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

Presence in all 47 prefectures

We are the only commercial bank that has branches in every prefecture in Japan.

Operating in approximately 40 countries/regions

We offer a full-range of corporate and investment banking services through 109 offices located around the world (excluding Japan).

#1 market share in Japan

We meet diverse business and social needs through integrated financial and non-financial solutions combining banking, securities and asset management capabilities.


Ranking in Japan Syndicated Loans and JPY Loans (2021)*


Bond House of the Year (DealWatch Awards 2021)


SDG bonds underwriting volume (2021)

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*Source: Refinitiv. Based on league table data for January 1 - December 31, 2021.
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