Connecting markets East & West

Nomura Connects

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 managing volatility.

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

  • Total assets
    $394.4 billion

  • Net revenue
    $3.1 billion

  • Net income
    $518 million

  • Shareholders’ equity
    $24.7 billion

  • Leverage ratio
    16.0x (gross)

  • Employees in over 30 countries

  • Tier 1 ratio (Basel III)

  • Issuer credit rating (Fitch)


As of June 30, 2019

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.


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Global Markets

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.

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Investment Banking

We offer a comprehensive range of advisory, underwriting, capital-raising and risk management solutions, tailored to each and every client.

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Connecting markets

Nomura Careers – Make an Impression

At Nomura you will discover a unique spirit and proud heritage. Since 1925, Nomura has built on a commitment to deliver unique value to clients by connecting markets East & West. We continue to service our clients in a differentiated way, providing creative and entrepreneurial solutions.

If you are keen to be a part of a highly nimble and diverse workforce that offers opportunities for you to build a long term career, then come and discover more about Nomura. This could be a perfect fit for you.

Since our founding we have accumulated an unparalled depth and breadth of experience throughout Asia and the rest of the world. We are a highly integrated global network of 27,000+ people in over 30 countries across our retail, asset management and wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking) divisions.

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Our community

In the regions around the world where Nomura Group conducts its business activities, we actively support and inspire the global community through:

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