Press Releases 2018

Dividend Payout (Year-end Dividend)

April 26, 2018
SoftBank Group Corp.

SoftBank Group Corp. (“SBG”) announced that on April 26, 2018 its Board of Directors passed a resolution to submit the following proposal regarding dividend from surplus with a record date of March 31, 2018 to the 38th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders scheduled on June 20, 2018. The amount of dividend per share is in line with the forecast of dividend announced in “Consolidated Financial Report for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2017,” dated May 10, 2017.

Fiscal year ended March 2018 Reference:
Fiscal year ended March 2017
Year-end Interim (Actual) Year-end Interim
Dividend to be distributed Latest forecast
(as of May 10, 2017)
Record date March 31, 2018 Same as on the left September 30, 2017 March 31, 2017 September 30, 2016
Dividend per share JPY 22.00 JPY 22.00 JPY 22.00 JPY 22.00 JPY 22.00
Total cash dividend JPY 23,969 million - JPY 23,969 million JPY 23,964 million JPY 23,957 million
Payable date June 21, 2018 - December 11, 2017 June 22, 2017 December 12, 2016
Dividend resource Retained earnings - Retained earnings Retained earnings
[Note]
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    The total amounts of cash dividend are rounded off to the nearest million yen.

Reference: Breakdown of annual dividend

Dividend per share
Interim Year-end Total
Fiscal year ended March 2018
(actual and plan)
JPY 22.00 (planned)
JPY 22.00
(planned)
JPY 44.00
Fiscal year ended March 2017
(actual)
JPY 22.00 JPY 22.00 JPY 44.00
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