Investment Banking

MSUSA provides investment banking services through the Mizuho franchise. Clients benefit from the experience and expertise of an integrated team of seasoned specialists.


The Investment Banking team develops and executes transactions to meet clients’ diverse needs related to risk management, capital raising, optimizing capital structure, maintaining liquidity, and securing financial flexibility. Working closely with MSUSA’s Debt and Equity Capital Markets and Futures team, Investment Banking provides corporate finance ideas, advice and execution.

The Acquisition Finance team originates and structures the full suite of financial products for sponsor-backed and stand-alone non-investment grade corporates looking to access the institutional investor marketplace in the Americas. Primary products include high yield debt securities and sponsor-backed equity issuances.

The Advisory Group, a division of MSUSA, provides strategic advisory services to Japanese and US multi-national corporations. The first of its kind, The Advisory Group was formed by partnering leading US investment bankers with Japanese banking professionals. The Advisory Group supports clients in the areas of mergers & acquisitions, financial structuring, and corporate strategy with expertise in cross-border transactions.