Our archives on Mizuho
Japanese banks in Southeast Asia expansion bid to tap regional growth
Date: Jul 05, 2013 | Author: Magessan RajBTMU seeks to finalise a proposed $5.75b acquisition in Thailand’s Bank of Ayudhya, in a move widely expected to boost both banks’ retail and corporate banking endeavours.
OCBC Securities reveals IT resiliency gap with recent two hour outage
Date: Feb 02, 2012 | Author: Aldo JosonHosting facility’s power disruption leaves customers and brokers in the dark.
Japan – Haven or time bomb?
Date: Dec 23, 2011 | Author: Doron FooAlthough Japan managed to recover from the March 2011 natural disasters, domestic political risks and competition coupled with volatility of the global economy will hinder the nation’s and its banking sector’s recovery.
Mizuho aspires to end failed dual bank silo structure
Date: May 24, 2011 | Author: Peter HoflichJapanese mega-bank Mizuho’s desperation to shake its accident prone image and prevent a third systems failure has forced it to lay down plans to finally enter the new millennium.
Large banks’ channel networks increasingly susceptible to major outages
Date: Mar 23, 2011 | Author: Aldo JosonMizuho Bank is the latest to suffer the massive ATM, internet banking and settlement outages that have plagued banks in Singapore and Australia.
Japan’s natural disaster will have the largest-ever impact on banks
Date: Mar 22, 2011 | Author: Peter HoflichThe March 11th earthquake and tsunami in northeast Japan will cost $235 billion in economic damage and may claim Mizuho Financial Group as its key corporate victim.