July 17, 2018

GMO Aozora Net Bank Launches Internet Banking Business

  • GMO Internet, Inc.

Tokyo, Japan – July 17, 2018 – GMO Internet (https://www.gmo.jp/en/ ) and GMO Financial Holdings (https://www.gmofh.com/en/ ) hereby announce that GMO Aozora Net Bank, in which the two companies jointly invest with Aozora Bank, has launched today the Internet banking business. Under the corporate vision of “Customer first at any time to become the number-one technology bank,” GMO Aozora Net Bank will offer services by utilizing the strengths of GMO Internet Group and Aozora Bank Group. Please see the press release titled The Launch of The New Internet Banking Business issued by GMO Aozora Net Bank for more details (https://gmo-aozora.com/news/2018/20180717-01.html; English translation will be available soon).

Overview of GMO Aozora Net Bank

GMO Internet Group has an experience and expertise cultivated through Internet businesses, such as the ecommerce market and online securities services, and it is jointly investing in GMO Aozora Net Bank with Aozora Bank Group, which has the management expertise and an experience in risk management.


1. URL
GMO Aozora Net Bank: https://gmo-aozora.com/

2. Press release

- October 19, 2017
GMO Internet Group and Aozora Bank Group Decide to Launch a New Internet Bank “GMO Aozora Net Bank” In July 2018
URL: https://www.gmo.jp/en/news/article/755/
- July 21, 2016
GMO CLICK Holdings Executes Capital Alliance for Joint Venture Internet Bank with Aozora Trust Bank
URL: https://ir.gmo.jp/en/pdf/irlibrary/disclose_info20160721_e.pdf
- March 18, 2016
Progress of Discussions on Joint Venture Internet Bank
URL: https://www.gmo.jp/en/news/article/672/
- June 29, 2015
GMO Internet and Aozora Bank Consider Internet Banking Partnership
URL: https://www.gmo.jp/en/news/article/656/

GMO Internet Group

GMO Internet Group is an Internet service industry leader, developing and operating Japan’s most widely used domain, hosting & cloud, ecommerce, security, and payment solutions. The Group also includes the world’s largest online FX trading platform, as well as online advertising, Internet media, and cryptocurrency related services. GMO Internet, Inc. (TSE: 9449) is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. For more information, please visit https://www.gmo.jp/en/

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