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Number of Shares Issued

As of March 31, 2016

  Total number of shares authorized to be issued Total number of shares issued Number of shareholders
Common Stock 3,600,000,000 1,262,493,760 567,121

Ownership and Distribution of Shares

  2013
(As of March 31, 2014)
2014
(As of March 31, 2015)
2015
(As of March 31, 2016)
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% 1,444 690,096 54.7%
Japanese Financial Institutions 127 193,729 18.5% 97 230,875 19.7% 122 262,710 20.8%
Japanese Individuals and Others 682,846 349,811 33.5% 531,164 233,457 20.0% 562,266 253,827 20.1%
Other Japanese Corporations 3,578 33,653 3.2% 2,797 27,203 2.3% 3,189 29,714 2.3%
Japanese Securities Firms 95 26,105 2.5% 53 15,893 1.4% 100 26,147 2.1%
Total 688,000 1,044,708 100% 535,522 1,169,773 100% 567,121 1,262,494 100%

Historical Data

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Major Shareholders

As of March 31, 2016

  Name Number of
Shares Held
(in thousands)
Percentage of
Shares Held
1 Citibank as Depositary Bank for Depositary Receipt Holders (Note 1) 111,327 8.8%
2 Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account) (Note 2) 66,963 5.3%
3 The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) (Note 2) 56,645 4.5%
4 JPMorgan Chase Bank 380055 (Note 3) 39,737 3.2%
5 State Street Bank and Trust Company (Note 3) 28,167 2.2%
6 The Bank of New York Mellon SA/NV 10 (Note 3) 20,654 1.6%
7 State Street Bank West Client - Treaty 505234 (Note 3) 18,696 1.5%
8 State Street Bank and Trust Company 505223 (Note 3) 16,923 1.3%
9 State Street Bank and Trust Company 505225 (Note 3) 16,442 1.3%
10 Goldman, Sachs & Co. Reg (Note 3) 15,803 1.3%
(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 March 31, 2016

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 twelfth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 16, 2006)
11/16/2006
~11/15/2016
6,996 699,600 ¥ 4,756 1.6%
The thirteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 16, 2006)
11/17/2006
~11/16/2016
9,720 972,000 U.S.$ 40.05 7.3%
The fourteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 14, 2007)
11/14/2007
~11/13/2017
4,561 456,100 ¥ 5,514 -
The fifteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 14, 2007)
11/14/2007
~11/13/2017
10,635 1,063,500 U.S.$ 48.15 -
The sixteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 18, 2008)
11/18/2009
~11/17/2018
4,864 486,400 ¥ 2,987 11.2%
The seventeenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 18, 2008)
11/18/2009
~11/17/2018
9,918 991,800 U.S.$ 30.24 7.4%
The eighteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(December 9, 2009)
12/9/2010
~12/08/2019
4,118 411,800 ¥ 2,595 24.0%
The nineteenth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(December 9, 2009)
12/9/2010
~12/08/2019
10,812 1,081,200 U.S.$ 29.56 5.3%
The twentieth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 18, 2010)
11/18/2011
~11/17/2020
5,210 521,000 ¥ 2,945 12.7%
The twenty-first series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 18, 2010)
11/18/2011
~11/17/2020
11,004 1,100,400 U.S.$ 35.48 -
The twenty-second series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 22, 2011)
11/22/2012
~11/21/2021
3,517 351,700 ¥ 1,523 52.5%
The twenty-third series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 22, 2011)
11/22/2012
~11/21/2021
10,772 1,077,200 U.S.$ 19.44 23.8%
The twenty-fourth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(December 4, 2012)
12/4/2013
~12/3/2022
3,710 371,000 ¥ 932 43.8%
The twenty-fifth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(December 4, 2012)
12/4/2013
~12/3/2022
6,809 680,900 U.S.$ 11.23 27.0%
The twenty-sixth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 20, 2013)
11/20/2014
~11/19/2023
7,251 725,100 ¥ 2,007 10.3%
The twenty-seventh series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 20, 2013)
11/20/2014
~11/19/2023
8,037 803,700 U.S.$ 20.01 10.8%
The twenty-eighth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 20, 2014)
11/20/2015
~11/19/2024
8,506 850,600 ¥ 2,410.5 0.1%
The twenty-ninth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 20, 2014)
11/20/2015
~11/19/2024
8,262 826,200 U.S.$ 20.67 1.1%
The thirtieth series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 19, 2015)
11/19/2016
~11/18/2025
11,875 1,187,500 ¥ 3,404 -
The thirty-first series of Common Stock Acquisition Rights
(November 19, 2015)
11/19/2016
~11/18/2025
11,205 1,120,500 U.S.$ 27.51 -
(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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