Initiatives through Business Activities
Daiwa Securities Group's mission is to contribute to the development of society and the economy through business operations, including wealth management for investors and support for the development of financial strategies and other aspects of corporations and public institutions. Deepening the bond of trust we share with our stakeholders is essential to the sustainable accomplishment of our mission and achievement of growth.
Role and Social Responsibilities of the Securities Business
The securities business, the core business of Daiwa Securities Group, plays a key role in society by building a bridge between the needs of investors to manage assets and those of the private and public sectors to raise funds.
Action through Product Development and Distribution
Impact Investment is a type of investment that not only pursues economic benefits, but also uses funds raised solely to solve social issues, such as poverty and environmental problems.
Daiwa Securities Group , as a pioneer for Impact Investment bonds in Japan, provides customers with opportunities to invest in bonds for the purpose of solving social issues.
In 2020, the Daiwa Securities Group established a team specializing in Sustainable Finance to further enhance Daiwa Securities’ underwriting system. We strive to contribute toward spreading and expanding Sustainable Finance while offering products, services, and proposals regarding Sustainable Finance that meet the requirements of issuers and investors, who are our customers.
Issuance of Green Bonds
In November 2018, we issued our first green bond. We disclose the status of allocation of procured funds and the status of environmental impact as information on green bonds.
Providing Analysis/Proposals on the Economy, Society, and Investment Information
Daiwa Securities Group as an integrated securities group provides, in addition to investment information, a wide range of information on the economy and society. We hope that the measures we propose from a long-term perspective will be helpful to customers, investors and a variety of stakeholders.
Support for Creating Our Future Society
Daiwa Securities Group begins the social problem solving businesses in various fields, such as FinTech, healthcare, energy infrastructure, and agriculture, utilizing the knowledge of various securities and financial businesses cultivated by the Group.
For the Development of Financial and Capital Markets
The securities business, the core business of Daiwa Securities Group, serves as an important social and economic infrastructure. Maintaining and developing this infrastructure is a major mission for the Group.