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News Release

Oct 17, 2016
[FinTech]Mizuho to Begin Offering Seamless Interfacing with External Services via API for our Corporate Online Banking Platform, Mizuho Business Web (PDF/35KB)
Oct 17, 2016
[FinTech]Mizuho Sets Up an Innovation Lab in Order to Build a FinTech Ecosystem and Enhance Customer Services (PDF/67KB)
Oct 13, 2016
[FinTech]Basic Agreement for Business Tie–up with the Aim of Providing New Payments Services (PDF/22KB)
Oct 06, 2016
[FinTech]Mizuho Receives the Award for Channel Innovation from the Bank Administration Institute, a US–Based Organization Dedicated to Promoting Innovation in the Financial Services Industry (PDF/172KB)
Oct 05, 2016
[FinTech]Business Cooperation Agreement Signed with Money Forward (PDF/73KB)
Sep 29, 2016
[FinTech]Regarding the Newly Available Mizuho Calendar by Creco Service Utilizing "Transaction Lending/Saving" (PDF/40KB)
Sep 15, 2016
Mizuho and Softbank to Set Up Joint Company to Provide New Financial Service (PDF/44KB)
Sep 12, 2016
[FinTech]Strengthening Mizuho's Support for Entrepreneurs through Collaboration with freee KK (PDF/29KB)
Aug 15, 2016
[FinTech]Mizuho experimented CUI in Silicon Valley –New Channel/Communication with Amazon Echo and Facebook bot– (PDF/399KB)
Aug 12, 2016
Mizuho Bank and Fujitsu in FinTech Field Trial –Initiative for electronic invoicing and payment, and automated accounts receivable reconciliation services seeks to dramatically streamline corporate accounting processes– (PDF/63KB)
Aug 01, 2016
[FinTech]Exhibition of Pepper Apps Created by Winning Hackathon Teams –Creating New Value through Open Innovation– (PDF/19KB)
Jul 19, 2016
Mizuho and SBI Trial Cross–Border Payments Utilizing Blockchain Technology –The first collaborative project with the R3 Consortium in Japan– (PDF/116KB)
Jun 22, 2016
A Test of the Potential of Blockchain Technology for Use (PDF/41KB)
Jun 14, 2016
Joint Research on Neurofinance and Its Potential Use in Financial Services (PDF/72KB)
Jun 09, 2016
Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. selected by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Tokyo Stock Exchange as Competitive IT Strategy Company 2016 (PDF/88KB)
May 13, 2016
[FinTech]Advisory Committee to be Established in the FinTech Field –Collaborating with Experts to Generate New Finance Business– (PDF/118KB)
Apr 08, 2016
Installation of Planet Booth at Mizuho Bank Yaesuguchi Branch (4pm) (PDF/153KB)
Mar 25, 2016
[FinTech]Holding hackathon using "Pepper" –creating new value through open innovation– (3pm) (PDF/80KB)
Mar 16, 2016
[FinTech]–Mizuho Bank and Mizuho Capital– Investment in "Mizuho FinTech Fund" (2pm) (PDF/127KB)
Mar 10, 2016
[FinTech]–Mizuho Bank and Money Forward– launch new service for corporate customers to automate payroll operations (3pm) (PDF/123KB)
Feb 26, 2016
[FinTech]Cognitive system and robotics: Strategy for new Japanese Omotenashi Hospitality Revolution to realize new services in cooperation with IBM Watson technology and robots –World lead in revolutionizing customer service– (3pm) (PDF/81KB)
Feb 22, 2016
[FinTech]–Partnership in PFM sector– Partnership with Moneytree for smartphone apps (11am) (PDF/162KB)
Feb 16, 2016
[FinTech]–Collaboration with four Japanese companies– commencing block chain technology trial (3pm) (PDF/120KB)
Feb 16, 2016
[FinTech]–Collaboration with overseas IT service provider– commencing block chain technology trial (3pm) (PDF/114KB)
Dec 14, 2015
[FinTech]Mizuho Bank and Freee K.K. – Commenced investigation of new services for corporate customers using "Freee financial institution advisor account (β–version)" (3:30pm) (PDF/115KB)
Dec 04, 2015
Receiving "MCPC Award 2015 Security Committee Special Award" Banking for Smartphone/wearables (3pm) (PDF/497KB)

Event Information

May 17, 2016
Mr. Hori, Manager, Remote Channel Marketing Team, Personal Marketing Division, Mizuho Bank gives presentation on "arrangements to upgrade the contact center using AI and voice recognition technology" at the Nikkei Big Data "Research Conference on use of AI business No.2"
May 01, 2016
Mizuho Financial Group Incubation Project Team's Joint General Manager Masato Kaneda presents on "Robots and AI" at the "Efma Distribution Summit 2016 in London"
A great success with a crowd around Pepper.

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