Mizuho to buy 20% stake in Rakuten Securities - report

Wednesday, 05. October 2022 10:25

Mizuho Financial Group Inc.'s subsidiary Mizuho Securities is set to acquire a 20% stake in Rakuten Group Inc.'s Rakuten Securities, Nikkei Asia reported on Wednesday.

The acquisition will reportedly stand at about ¥80 billion or $555 million and a formal agreement between the two companies should be expected by the end of the week.

The transaction could be finalized as soon as next month, according to the media outlet.

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