Press Releases 2014

Dividend Payout (Year-end Dividend)

April 23, 2014
SoftBank Corp.

SoftBank Corp. announces that it has decided to submit a request for approval regarding the matter of dividend payout to the 34th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders scheduled on June 20, 2014. This applies to shareholders on record as of the base date of March 31, 2014. No amendments are made to the forecast of dividends announced in the “SoftBank Corp. consolidated financial report for the three-month period ended June 30, 2013” dated July 30, 2013. Together with the interim dividend of JPY 20.00 per share paid in December 2013, this brings the annual dividend for the fiscal year to JPY 40.00 per share, the same as the previous fiscal year.

  Resolution Content Latest Forecast (Announced on July 30, 2013) (Reference) Actual for Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2013
Six-month Period Year-end
Base date March 31, 2014 Same as on the left September 30, 2012 March 31, 2013
Dividend per share JPY 20.00 Same as on the left JPY 20.00 JPY 20.00
Total amount of dividends JPY 23,769 million - JPY 22,104 million JPY 23,830 million
Effective date June 23, 2014 - December 14, 2012 June 24, 2013
Resource of dividend Retained earnings - Retained earnings
  • *Total amount of dividends is rounded off to the nearest unit.

(Reference) Dividend breakdown

  Dividend per Share
Base Date Six-month Period Year-end Total
Fiscal year ended March 31, 2014
(actual and plan)
JPY 20.00 JPY 20.00 (plan) JPY 40.00 (plan)
Fiscal year ended March 31, 2013 (actual) JPY 20.00 JPY 20.00 JPY 40.00
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