TOKYO, March 27 (Reuters) - Mizuho Financial Group Inc said on Friday it plans to merge its asset management operations, as part of efforts by Japan's second-largest bank to boost profits from its non-lending businesses.
TOKYO, March 13 (Reuters) - Mizuho Financial Group Inc plans to merge its three asset management operations, which between then control publicly offered trusts worth more than 6 trillion yen ($50 billion), people with direct knowledge of the matter said.
If you're looking for a nice trade and don't mind taking a bit of risk, then MFG might be worth investingating further. Stock is priced under $4, has a 40B mkt cap, yields 3.5%, and trades at 2/3 of
In our opinion, attracting international investment capital is something relatively new peer Magellan Financial Group (ASX: MFG ) has done particularly well. In a short period of time, and with a less extensive investment track record, its sales and
Japanese regulators recently ordered Mizuho Financial Group to strengthen internal controls after accusations that the bank made loans to organized crime. The latest allegations merely add
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the resulting volatility in the yen/dollar exchange rate, we remind investors that our ADR valuations for Mizuho Financial Group MFG and Nomura NMR reflect the May 31 exchange rate. Rapid changes in currency valuation could result in significant
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even if we forgive this, other areas also posted good gains. Manufacturing rose 23,000 (vehicle, machinery, and computer mfg ) and construction rose 17,000 (primarily due to warmer than usual weather), both well above trend. Leisure and health services
(Reuters) - As part of the restructuring related to the merger of its two banking units, Mizuho Financial Group Inc will cut 10 percent of its workforce, or 3,000 jobs, by end of fiscal 2015, The...