Share Information

(As of March 31, 2013)

Breakdown of Shareholders by Type

  Number of Shareholders Number of Shares Held Percentage of
Total Number of
Shares Issued
Japanese financial institutions 63 67,149,160 24.14
Japanese securities firms 36 6,383,029 2.29
Other Japanese corporations 609 79,949,304 28.74
Treasury stock 1 29,035,042 10.44
Japanese individuals and others 39,853 53,051,706 19.07
Foreign institutions and individuals 380 42,615,759 15.32
Total 40,942 278,184,000 100.00

Major Shareholders

  Number of Shares Held Percentage of
Total Number of
Shares Issued
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust accounts) 20,840,600 7.49
Kyodo News 20,488,800 7.37
Jiji Press, Ltd. 17,748,680 6.38
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust accounts) 12,942,800 4.65
Group Employees' Stockholding Association 8,295,021 2.98
Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd. 5,000,000 1.80
Yoshida Hideo Memorial Foundation 4,984,808 1.79
Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. 4,929,900 1.77
Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc. 4,000,000 1.44
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ACCOUNT-TREATYCLIENTS
3,956,100 1.42
Notes:
1.
The shares held are calculated as a percentage of the total number of shares issued.
2.
Dentsu Inc. owns 29,035,042 shares, 10.44% of the total number of shares issued, as treasury stock.