Mizuho Financial Group 6-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of September 2009.
Commission File Number 001-33098
Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.
(Translation of registrants name into English)
5-1, Marunouchi 2-chome
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8333
(Address of principal executive office)
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
September 25, 2009
Notice Concerning Determination of Certain Terms of the Issue of Stock Compensation-type
Stock Options (Stock Acquisition Rights)
Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (the Company) hereby announces that, with respect to the Stock Acquisition Rights to be allotted to the Directors (excluding the Outside Directors) and Executive Officers of the Company and of Mizuho Bank, Ltd. and Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd., subsidiaries of the Company, as resolved at the meeting of the Board of Directors held on September 3, 2009, the matters remaining undetermined have been determined as follows.
The amount to be paid per Stock Acquisition Right upon its allocation: 168,690 yen
The rights to remuneration held by the person who receives the allocation shall be offset by the obligation to pay the amount to be paid upon allocation of the Stock Acquisition Rights.