NRI's History

Facing the new challenges of today, always staying a step ahead of the times, looking forward to the future together with our clients.

Since its inception about 50 years ago, NRI has always been on the cutting edge. Whether by advising policy proposals and corporate strategies or promoting new system development and management, we have always strived to push the boundaries and explore new horizons. At NRI, we are dedicated to helping provide our clients with new business models in the 21st century.

History

April 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
April 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
April 1994 NRI Pacific Inc. founded (now NRI Pacific)
August 1994 Taipei Representative Office established (now Nomura Research Institute Taiwan Co., Ltd.)
April 1995 Seoul Branch established (now Nomura Research Institute Seoul Co., Ltd.)
December 1997 BESTWAY (account management system for over-the-counter sale of investment trusts) launched
April 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)
April 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
April 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
April 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
April 2012 NRI System Techno, Ltd. launched
July 2012 Nomura Research Institute Financial Technologies India Pvt. Ltd. founded
(Name changed to Nomura Research Institute Consulting and Solutions India Private Limited in 2017)
January 2013 Nomura Research Institute Thailand founded
April 2014 Daiko Clearing Services Corporation joins NRI Group
Nomura Research Institute Holdings America, Inc. founded
Nomura Research Institute IT Solutions America, Inc. founded
March 2015 Nomura Research Institute Singapore Pte. Ltd. founded
April 2015 Brierley+Partners, Inc. acquired
July 2015 NRI Mirai, Ltd. founded
October 2015 Zhiming Software Japan, Ltd. and Zhiming Software Beijing, Ltd. acquired
April 2016 Brierley+Partners Japan, Inc. founded
June 2016 Cutter Associates, LLC acquired
December 2016 ASG acquired

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