[TOKYO] Shareholders in Mizuho Financial Group on Thursday rejected a motion for it to align its business to the Paris Agreement, the global pact to fight climate change and its effects.

MIZUHO Financial Group Inc said on Thursday that its half-year net profit fell 19.9 per cent, primarily due to weakness in its retail operations as well as a one-time high comparison base last...

[TOKYO] Japan's government and central bank will conduct joint stress tests on MUFG Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp, Mizuho Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings and Norinchukin Bank, Nikkei...

[TOKYO] Japanese pension funds are showing a growing appetite for investing in real estate and corporate debt as they seek higher returns in alternative assets amid ultra-low yields, the head of...