SOURCE: Mizuho

April 28, 2014 11:43 ET

Mizuho Securities USA Announces Second Annual Healthcare Corporate Access Day

Event to Be Held on May 6, 2014 in New York City

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 28, 2014) -  Mizuho Securities USA (MSUSA), the U.S. broker-dealer subsidiary of the Mizuho Financial Group (NYSE: MFG), will host its second annual Healthcare Corporate Access Day on May 6, 2014, in New York City.

MSUSA's Healthcare Corporate Access Day is a unique platform that allows the firm's institutional investor clients to interact with senior management teams from public healthcare companies in a private one-on-one setting. Nineteen public healthcare companies will participate in this year's event. 

John Koudounis, President and CEO, MSUSA, stated, "Keeping clients ahead of the curve in today's fast-changing market environment requires sophisticated technology, experienced and highly skilled sales and trading staff and events such as the Healthcare Corporate Access Day that give customers exclusive opportunities to engage with senior healthcare business leaders and gain insight on the new developments and innovation powering this important sector."

Robert Betack, Executive Managing Director of MSUSA's Equity Division, commented, "Healthcare Corporate Access Day is a great example of Mizuho's dedication to providing distinctive access between investors and corporate clients. This event will provide insight into the dynamic trends and developments shaping near- and long-term investment opportunities in healthcare."

About Mizuho Securities USA
Mizuho Securities USA Inc. is a U.S. registered broker-dealer headquartered in New York City, with offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Hoboken (NJ), Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and London (UK). MSUSA provides a wide range of fixed income and equity securities products and investment banking services to institutional clients. MSUSA is one of only 21 firms designated as a Primary Dealer in U.S. Government and Agency securities. MSUSA also is a U.S. registered futures commission merchant ("FCM") and a member of most international futures exchanges. MSUSA's parent company, Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd., is a top-tier, full-service, Japanese securities firm and a core member of the Mizuho Financial Group. http://www.mizuhosecurities.com

Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG), based in Japan, is one of the largest financial institutions in the world, offering a broad range of financial services including banking, securities, trust and asset management, credit card, private banking services, and venture capital through its group companies. The group has approximately 57,000 staff working in more than 980 offices inside and outside Japan, and total assets of over $1.79 trillion as of December 31, 2013. Its core global corporate banking entity, Mizuho Bank, has offices throughout Japan, the U.S., the Americas, and the world, providing financial and strategic solutions to major corporations, financial institutions, individuals, public sector entities and small and medium-sized enterprises. For more information, please visit http://www.mizuho-fg.co.jp/english/

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Patrick Phalon
    (212) 282-3867

    For further information about 2014 Healthcare Corporate Access Day, please contact:
    Mizuho Securities USA Equity Research Sales
    212-205-7508

    Arin Amanda Prisand
    Director, Corporate Access
    212-205-7821