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History

Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI) is a leading provider of consulting service and system solutions catering to asset managers, investment banks, banks and insurance providers. Headquartered in Tokyo, NRI was established in 1965 and has a presence in all the major financial centers globally. With more than 5,000 employees worldwide, NRI delivers innovative, cross-asset, front-end financial IT solutions to meet the needs of the global market.

NRI established its first international office in New York City in 1967. This was soon followed by the opening of its London location, as well as Hong Kong, Singapore, Seoul, Manila and Moscow branches, among others. NRI launched its STAR suite of products, which revolutionized the securities industry, in May of 1974. Today, NRI’s broad range of offerings includes management and system consulting, system integration, IT management, and IT solutions for the financial, manufacturing, and service industries.

Aplil 1965 Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI) founded
January 1966 Nomura Computing Center Co., Ltd. (NCC) founded
(Name changed to Nomura Computer Systems Co., Ltd. in 1972)
January 1967 New York Office established
(now Nomura Research Institute America, Inc.)
October 1968 Nomura Operation Services Co., Ltd. founded
(Name changed to NRI Data Services, Ltd. in 1996)
November 1972 London Office established
(now Nomura Research Institute Europe Limited)
May 1974 Nomura Computer Systems Co., Ltd. launched THE STAR
(joint online back-office system for securities companies)
January 1976 Hong Kong Office established
(now Nomura Research Institute Hong Kong Limited)
January 1983 Nomura System Services Co., Ltd. founded
(Name changed to NRI Information Systems, Ltd. in 1997)
July 1984 Singapore Office established
(now Nomura Research Institute Asia Pacific Private Limited)
October 1987 Nomura Computer Systems Co., Ltd. launched I-STAR
(joint online back-office system for wholesale companies)
January 1988 Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. and Nomura Computer Systems Co., Ltd. merge
Aplil 1991 Nomura Systems Kansai Co., Ltd. founded
(Name changed to NRI Netcom, Ltd. in 2011)
October 1993 T-STAR (joint online back-office system for investment trust companies) launched
Aplil 1994 NRI Pacific Inc. founded (now NRI Pacific)
August 1994 Taipei Representative Office established (now Nomura Research Institute Taiwan Co., Ltd.)
Aplil 1995 Seoul Branch established (now Nomura Research Institute Seoul Co., Ltd.)
September 1997 Manila Branch established
December 1997 BESTWAY (account management system for over-the-counter sale of investment trusts) launched
Aplil 1999 Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. and NRI Information Systems, Ltd. merge
August 2000 NRI SecureTechnologies, Ltd. founded
December 2000 NRI Shared Services, Ltd. founded
(Name changed to NRI Workplace Services, Ltd. in 2007)
Aplil 2001 NRI Data i Tech, Ltd. founded
July 2001 NRI Cyber Patent, Ltd. founded
December 2001 Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (Section 1)
July 2002 Nomura Research Institute Shanghai Limited founded
October 2002 Nomura Research Institute (Beijing), Ltd. founded
May 2003 STAR-IV (comprehensive back-office system for retail securities companies) launched
October 2004 e-JIBAI (compulsory automoblie liability insurance system) launched
Aplil 2006 Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. and NRI Data Services, Ltd. merge
October 2007 NRI Social Information System Services, Ltd. founded
October 2008 Moscow Branch established
Aplil 2009 NRI BPO Services, Ltd. founded
(Name changed to NRI Process Innovation, Ltd. in 2010)
September 2010 Nomura Research Institute(Dalian), Ltd. founded
November 2011 Nomura Research Institute India Private Limited founded
Aplil 2012 NRI System Techno, Ltd. launched
July 2012 Nomura Research Institute Financial Technologies India Pvt. Ltd. founded
January 2013 Nomura Research Institute Thailand founded
Aplil 2014 Daiko Clearing Services Corporation joins NRI Group
Nomura Research Institute Holdings America, Inc. founded
Nomura Research Institute IT Solutions America, Inc. founded
July 2014 NRI Financial Graphics, Ltd. founded