Tokyo - Nomura Holdings has announced plans to establish a new US West Coast office in San Francisco. The new office will focus on promoting financial innovation and new business development.
Serving as a hub for global collaboration between Nomura and Silicon Valley startups and venture capital firms, the new office will explore innovative businesses and technologies.
The firm will also pursue co-investment and business collaboration opportunities across industries with clients in Japan, Asia, and around the world.
In a continued effort to provide financial support for startups, Nomura also plans to invest a total of US$100 million in this initiative.