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Number of Shares Issued

As of September 30, 2015

  Total number of shares authorized to be issued Total number of shares issued Number of shareholders
Common Stock 3,600,000,000 1,262,215,860 549,040

Ownership and Distribution of Shares

  2013
(As of March 31, 2014)
2014
(As of March 31, 2015)
2015
(As of September 30, 2015)
Number of Shareholders Number of Shares Held
(in thousands)
Percentage to Total Shares in Issue Number of Shareholders Number of Shares Held
(in thousands)
Percentage to Total Shares in Issue Number of Shareholders Number of Shares Held
(in thousands)
Percentage to Total Shares in Issue
Foreign Institutions and Individuals 1,354 441,409 42.3% 1,411 662,345 56.6% 1,417 704,387 55.8%
Japanese Financial Institutions 127 193,729 18.5% 97 230,875 19.7% 113 258,263 20.5%
Japanese Individuals and Others 682,846 349,811 33.5% 531,164 233,457 20.0% 544,215 244,036 19.3%
Other Japanese Corporations 3,578 33,653 3.2% 2,797 27,203 2.3% 3,202 28,787 2.3%
Japanese Securities Firms 95 26,105 2.5% 53 15,893 1.4% 93 26,744 2.1%
Total 688,000 1,044,708 100% 535,522 1,169,773 100% 549,040 1,262,216 100%

Historical Data

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Major Shareholders

As of September 30, 2015

  Name Number of
Shares Held
(in thousands)
Percentage of
Shares Held
1 Citibank as Depositary Bank for Depositary Receipt Holders (Note 1) 118,292 9.4%
2 The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) (Note 2) 62,194 4.9%
3 Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account) (Note 2) 59,020 4.7%
4 Goldman, Sachs & Co. Reg (Note 3) 38,328 3.0%
5 State Street Bank and Trust Company (Note 3) 22,828 1.8%
6 The Bank of New York Mellon SA/NV 10 (Note 3) 22,579 1.8%
7 State Street Bank West Client – Treaty 505234 (Note 3) 18,314 1.5%
8 State Street Bank and Trust Company 505225 (Note 3) 16,523 1.3%
9 JPMorgan Chase Bank 385632 (Note 3) 16,168 1.3%
10 State Street Bank and Trust Company 505223 (Note 3) 15,485 1.2%
(Note 1) Citibank as Depositary Bank for Depositary Receipt Holders is the nominee of Citibank, N.A.
(Note 2) The shares held by each shareholder are held in trust for investors, including shares in securities investment trusts.
(Note 3) Each shareholder provides depositary services for shares owned by institutional investors, mainly in Europe and North America. They are also the nominees for these investors.

Stock Exchange Listings

(Japanese)
Name Date of Listing
Tokyo Stock Exchange December 1, 1958
(Overseas)
Name Date of Listing
New York Stock Exchange September 17, 1970

Stock Acquisition Rights (SARs)

As of September 30, 2015

Name
(Date of issuance)
Exercise period Total number of SARs issued Number of shares to be issued or transferred Exercise price Percentage of SARs exercised
The tenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 17, 2005)
11/17/2006
~11/16/2015
4,437 443,700 ¥ 4,060 20.6%
The eleventh series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 17, 2005)
11/18/2005
~11/17/2015
7,756 775,600 U.S.$ 34.14 29.9%
The twelfth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 16, 2006)
11/16/2006
~11/15/2016
7,462 746,200 ¥ 4,756 1.5%
The thirteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 16, 2006)
11/17/2006
~11/16/2016
9,956 995,600 U.S.$ 40.05 7.1%
The fourteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 14, 2007)
11/14/2007
~11/13/2017
5,150 515,000 ¥ 5,514 -
The fifteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 14, 2007)
11/14/2007
~11/13/2017
11,022 1,102,200 U.S.$ 48.15 -
The sixteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 18, 2008)
11/18/2009
~11/17/2018
5,113 511,300 ¥ 2,987 9.4%
The seventeenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 18, 2008)
11/18/2009
~11/17/2018
10,284 1,028,400 U.S.$ 30.24 7.2%
The eighteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(December 9, 2009)
12/9/2010
~12/08/2019
4,344 434,400 ¥ 2,595 20.7%
The nineteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(December 9, 2009)
12/9/2010
~12/08/2019
11,138 1,113,800 U.S.$ 29.56 5.2%
The twentieth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 18, 2010)
11/18/2011
~11/17/2020
5,540 554,000 ¥ 2,945 10.3%
The twenty-first series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 18, 2010)
11/18/2011
~11/17/2020
11,591 1,159,100 U.S.$ 35.48 -
The twenty-second series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 22, 2011)
11/22/2012
~11/21/2021
3,779 377,900 ¥ 1,523 48.8%
The twenty-third series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 22, 2011)
11/22/2012
~11/21/2021
11,105 1,110,500 U.S.$ 19.44 21.7%
The twenty-fourth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(December 4, 2012)
12/4/2013
~12/3/2022
4,132 413,200 ¥ 932 37.6%
The twenty-fifth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(December 4, 2012)
12/4/2013
~12/3/2022
7,299 729,900 U.S.$ 11.23 23.4%
The twenty-sixth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 20, 2013)
11/20/2014
~11/19/2023
8,214 821,400 ¥ 2,007 0.6%
The twenty-seventh series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 20, 2013)
11/20/2014
~11/19/2023
8,642 864,200 U.S.$ 20.01 7.6%
The twenty-eighth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 20, 2014)
11/20/2015
~11/19/2024
8,604 860,400 ¥ 2,410.5 -
The twenty-ninth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 20, 2014)
11/20/2015
~11/19/2024
8,733 873,300 U.S.$ 20.67 -
(Note) All series of Stock Acquisition Rights were issued for the purpose of granting stock options. No cash payment was required for the allocation.
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