Mizuho Financial Group Inc (8411.T)
Tue, Mar 20 2018
* MIZUHO FINANCIAL GROUP INC INTENDS TO FORM PARTNERSHIP WITH SHIZUOKA BANK IN AN EFFORT BY MIZUHO TO TRIM COSTS AND REDISTRIBUTE OPERATIONS - NIKKEI Source text: (http://s.nikkei.com/2FTGYVM) Further company coverage:
TOKYO Japan's Mizuho Financial Group Inc sees a pickup in overseas lending after a slowdown last year in the United States, where a recently enacted corporate tax cut is widely expected to spur mergers and acquisitions (M&As).
TOKYO, Feb 19 Japan's Mizuho Financial Group Inc sees a pickup in overseas lending after a slowdown last year in the United States, where a recently enacted corporate tax cut is widely expected to spur mergers and acquisitions (M&As).
* Japanese banks selling stock portfolio to reduce market risks
TOKYO, Jan 31 Mizuho Financial Group reported on Wednesday that net profit fell 5.7 percent for the nine months ended in December, as weak banking revenue outweighed hefty gains from its stock portfolio and diminished provisions for bad loans.
LONDON, Jan 16 (IFR) - Mizuho Financial Group's investment bank is targeting more debt capital markets business in the Middle East after opening a branch in Dubai, allowing it to provide advisory and arrangement services in the region.
* MIZUHO FINANCIAL GROUP SAYS TATSUFUMI SAKAI TO BE NEW CEO Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Chris Gallagher and Chang-Ran Kim)
Nov 13 Mizuho Financial Group Inc Chief Executive Yasuhiro Sato said:
* Smaller bad loan costs, gains from selling stocks are positive (Changes to quarterly figures)
TOKYO, Nov 13 Mizuho Financial Group said on Monday net profit fell 11.5 percent for the six months ended September, as it struggles to reverse declining income at its core banking business.