Daiwa Capital Markets Europe’s statement on the death of HM Queen Elizabeth II

9 September 2022

Daiwa Capital Markets Europe and Daiwa Securities Group wish to express their heartfelt condolences to the Royal Family, following news of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II (1926-2022).

Seiji Nakata, President and CEO of Daiwa Securities Group, said: “With a heavy heart, and on behalf of senior management team of Daiwa Securities Group, I wish to express our deepest condolences on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty was a unifying figure, a great source of strength and inspiration to all the people of the United Kingdom and countless others across the world. She led by unparalleled example, vision and sacrifice, working for the prosperity of the nation and all of her people. Despite Her Majesty The Queen’s passing, we are certain her words and soul will remain alive in every home and every heart around the world”.

Daiwa Securities Group joins everyone in the United Kingdom in honouring the life and memory of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Megan McDonald, CEO of Daiwa Capital Markets Europe, also expressed her sincere condolences to the Royal Family and to everyone around the world mourning the loss of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

The building at 5 King William Street will fly a flag at half-mast as a mark of respect.

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Notes to editor

Daiwa Capital Markets (www.daiwacm.com/uk) is the wholly-owned investment banking arm of Daiwa Securities Group. The award winning firm provides integrated financial services including brokerage, capital raising, IPOs, M&A and other creative financial solutions to clients through a network of more than 20 offices across Asia, the Middle East, Europe and North America. Corporate finance and M&A advisory services are provided in Europe through DC Advisory (www.dcadvisory.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Limited.


Daiwa Securities Group (www.daiwa-grp.jp/english) is one of the largest brokerage and banking groups in Japan and employs approximately 14,000 professionals worldwide providing comprehensive financial services, including retail brokerage, investment banking and asset management. Daiwa Securities Group has been in continuous operation in the financial services industry since 1902.


For more details, please contact:

Grant Lewis
Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Limited
5 King William Street, London, EC4N 7AX

+44 (0)20 7597 8106


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