Insights and thought leadership connecting markets east and west
At Nomura, we’re always looking for opportunities born out of connected
ideas. Whether they are found in emerging markets or empowered by new
technologies, focused on Japan, sharpened by digitization or dedicated to
Nomura connects these influences, in fresh and surprising ways, and combines them with the latest thinking to
help our clients maintain their business advantage.
Who we are
Nomura is an Asia-headquartered financial services group with an integrated
global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West,
Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and
governments through its four business divisions: Retail, Asset Management,
Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking), and Merchant Banking.
Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition of disciplined entrepreneurship,
serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership.
Nomura in numbers
Employees in over 30 countries
Tier 1 ratio (Basel III)
Issuer credit rating (Fitch)
As of December 31, 2018
What we do
At Nomura, we connect a diverse range of clients globally, including financial institutions, corporate organizations, institutional investors, financial sponsors and governments. We offer them with the latest investment banking and advisory services, trading of global securities and access to our extensive research and insight capabilities.
Nomura’s integrated, cross-asset platform
includes global in-depth research, sales and
trading in equities, currencies, rates and
credit in cash and derivative products.
We offer a comprehensive range of advisory,
underwriting, capital-raising and risk
management solutions, tailored to each and
IndoStar Capital Finance (India)
IPO INR19bn ($274mn)
Acquisition of partial stake in BoComm Life Insurance Company (China)
Sale of partial stake in Guangdong Techpool Bio-Pharma to Shanghai Pharma HD (China) and SFund (China)
Private Placement to Investors Group (including Softbank Vision Fund)
Hellman & Friedman Refinancing of Hub International (US)
Euro-Yen (TLAC) Bond
USD Denominated Bond Offering
Acquisition of TenCate Advanced Composites (Netherlands)
Acquisition of Shire (Ireland)
Sale of stake in AB Volvo to Zhejiang Geely (China)
In the regions around the world where Nomura Group conducts its business activities, we actively support and inspire the global community through:
See our full CSR activities here