• Bloomberg


Mizuho Financial Group Inc. will become the first of Japan’s three largest banks to launch an overseas team dedicated to commodities trading.

A four-member team in London will begin trading on European and U.S. markets as early as this month, Koji Onishi, head of the derivative business development team at Mizuho, Japan’s second-largest bank by revenue, said in an interview in Tokyo.

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