Founded 2001. Mizuho Financial Group, Inc., abbreviated as MHFG, or simply called Mizuho, is a banking holding company headquartered in the Ōtemachi district of Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan.

The name “mizuho (瑞穂)” literally means “abundant rice” in Japanese and “harvest” in the figurative sense.

Traded as: TYO: 8411; OSE: 8411; NYSE: MFG.

July 2016 – Present Logo of Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.