Cases

Rakuten Securities Holdings, Inc. - Capital and business alliance with Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised Rakuten Securities Holdings, Inc. on the transfer of 19.99% of its common stock to Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. and on the strategic capital and business alliance between the two companies.

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising Rakuten Securities was led by partners Atsushi Mizushima and Yotaro Takayama from our corporate/M&A practice, Yasutaka Nishikori, Naoya Ariyoshi and Akihiro Shiba from our financial regulation practice, and Kazumaro Kobayashi from our antitrust practice.