Daiwa Securities Group Inc. is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the securities-related business and other investment and financial business. The Company is engaged in the trading and brokerage of securities and derivatives, as well as the underwriting, sale, offering and private offering of securities. The Company is also engaged in the provision of financial services. The Company offers its services in Japan, European, Asia and the United States financial markets. The Company operates through four segments: Retail Segment, Wholesale Segment, Asset Management Segment and Investment Segment.