Mizuho Financial Group Inc (8411.T)
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)
TOKYO, Nov 14 Japan's Nikkei share average ended little changed on Tuesday in choppy trade, with semiconductor equipment makers attracting buyers while Mizuho Financial Group fell on downbeat earnings.
TOKYO, Nov 14 Japan's Nikkei share average edged up on Tuesday morning in choppy trade, with semiconductor equipment makers attracting buyers, while Mizuho Financial Group fell on dismal earnings.
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.
TOKYO, Oct 28 Mizuho Financial Group Inc is considering cutting its global workforce by a third in the next decade to stem a decline in profitability due to prolonged low interest rates in Japan, a person with knowledge of the issue told Reuters on Saturday.
* Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "A+" -R&I
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