Nomura Holdings will reorganize its Future Innovation Company into a new digital company effective April 1, 2022.
Nomura plans to strengthen digital collaboration between group companies, including its international operations, while strengthening initiatives in priority areas by building on the work carried out by the Future Innovation Company.
By establishing a new organization, Nomura aims to drive business development and global collaboration.
Merging innovations from distributed ledger technology with traditional finance is giving rise to a new range of services, particularly aimed at digital assets such as cryptocurrencies, security tokens and non-fungible tokens, says Nomura.
By leveraging this, Nomura aims to grow its business in private markets and expand its services in priority areas such as sustainability and decarbonization.
Since its inception in April 2019, the Future Innovation Company has focused on planning and developing digital services, supporting Nomura’s digital transformation and exploring new business opportunities.
Commenting on the business reorganization, Kentaro Okuda, President and CEO of Nomura Group, said: “This is an important next step in our digital evolution, digital technology is a critical part of our strategic drive expand our operations in private markets. The new digital enterprise will lead to closer collaboration between internal and external stakeholders, accelerate our adoption of digital technologies and improve our customer services. »