The SBI Group was established in 1999 as a pioneer of Internet-based financial services in Japan, and currently has formed the world’s first Internet-based financial conglomerate, providing financial services in a broad range of fields including securities, banking and insurance. In addition to this business, there are the Asset Management Business, whose prime focus is investment in venture companies, an activity undertaken since before the Group’s founding, and the Biotechnology-related Business, which is embarking on global expansion from R&D and product development to sales in the pharmaceuticals, health foods and cosmetic fields. As a Strategic Business Innovator, the SBI Group takes on the challenge of realizing sustainable growth, placing these business segments as its three core businesses.
The Group engages in a wide variety of finance-related businesses, as well as the provision of information regarding financial products.
The Group engages in business related to investment in venture companies in Japan and abroad, in fields including the Internet, biotechnology, environment and energy, and finance, and also provides asset management-related services.
The Group globally expands its business not only in the fields of research and development of pharmaceutical products but also health foods and cosmetics.