Total Number of Shares Issued and Number of Shareholders (As of December 31, 2022)
|Total number of shares issued||270,165,354|
|Number of shareholders||36,196 *|
*Includes shares held by fractional shareholders, treasury stock and shares under the name of the Japan Securities Depository Center.
Number of Shares Issued in Recent Years
|Date||Total number of shares issued (shares)||Number of new shares issued (shares)||Share split ratio (allocation ratio)||Issue price per share (yen)||Remarks|
|9/1/1997||1,105,920||184,320||1 : 1.2||-||Share split accompanying the capitalization of legal reserve|
|11/28/1997||1,365,920||260,000||-||380,000||Third-party allocation of shares for value|
|5/20/2004||2,781,840||1,390,920||1 : 2||-||Share split|
|1/4/2009||278,184,000||275,402,160||1 : 100||-||Share split|
|7/29/2013||286,184,000||8,000,000||-||3,191.00||Issuance of new shares (Amount paid: JPY 3,059.40 per share)|
|8/27/2013||288,410,000||2,226,000||-||3,059.40||Issuance of new shares by way of third-party allotment|
|11/30/2022||270,165,354||(18,244,646)||-||-||Cancellation of treasury shares|
Percentage of Number of Total Shares Issued (As of December 31, 2022)
Major Shareholders (As of December 31, 2022)
|Shareholder||No. of shares held||% of total shares issued *|
|1||The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust accounts)||53,609,400||20.20|
|3||Jiji Press, Ltd.||16,028,680||6.04|
|4||Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust accounts)||10,408,700||3.92|
|5||SMBCNikko Securities Inc.||8,330,600||3.14|
|6||Group Employees' Stockholding Association||5,314,052||2.00|
|7||NORTHERN TRUST CO. (AVFC) RE SILCHESTER INTERNATIONAL INVESTORS
INTERNATIONAL VALUE EQUITY TRUST
|8||Yoshida Hideo Memorial Foundation||4,984,808||1.88|
|9||Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd.||4,929,900||1.86|
|10||Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc.||4,000,000||1.51|
1.The number of shares held by each trust bank includes shares related to trust services.
2.The Company holds 4,748,379 treasury shares but is excluded from the major shareholders listed above.
3.The Percentage of Total Shares Issued is calculated excluding treasury shares.