Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. is a Japan-based bank holding company. The Company is engaged in the banking business, as well as the provision of securities, trust and the asset operation and management services. Mizuho Banking segment engages in personal banking, retail banking, corporate banking (large corporations), corporate banking, financial banking and public sector business, international banking, trading and others. Mizuho Trust and Banking segment provides products and services related to trust, real estate, securitization and structured finance and others. Mizuho Securities segment provides full-line securities service. The Other segment provides trust, asset management, non-banking services, among others. As of March 31, 2014, the Company had 159 subsidiaries and 21 associated companies.