Ownership

Principal shareholders

(as of March 31, 2019)
Name Number of Shares Held (Thousands) Holding Ratio (%)
Masayoshi Son 231,205 21.94
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) 103,300 9.80
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account) 63,740 6.05
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 380055 28,538 2.71
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account 5) 16,096 1.53
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 380763 14,533 1.38
SSBTC CLIENT OMNIBUS ACCOUNT 14,394 1.37
CITIBANK, N.A.-NY, AS DEPOSITARY BANK FOR DEPOSITARY SHARE HOLDERS 13,795 1.31
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 385151 13,233 1.25
STATE STREET BANK WEST CLIENT - TREATY 505234 12,368 1.17
Top 10 Shareholders 511,202 48.51
[Note]
  • *
    On June 10, 2019, 55,753,000 shares of treasury stock (5.07% of total number of shares issued prior to the retirement) were retired.

Breakdown

Breakdown by type of shareholder

(as of March 31, 2019)

(%)
  Mar. 2017 Sept. 2017 Mar. 2018 Sept. 2018 Mar. 2019
Foreign institutions and individuals 38.72 40.20 39.47 39.50 37.40
Individuals and others 31.72 30.85 31.18 31.20 32.90
Financial institutions 22.41 22.22 22.78 22.80 23.30
Other companies 5.23 5.11 5.26 5.20 5.10
Financial instruments firm 1.92 1.62 1.31 1.30 1.30
Government and public bodies - - - - -
Total 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00
[Note]
  • *
    Treasury stock is included in “Individuals and others.”

Breakdown by number of shares held

(as of March 31, 2019)

Number of shareholdersRatio (%)
<100 15,480 8.85
100 - 1,000 141,303 80.76
1,000 - 10,000 16,651 9.52
10,000 - 100,000 1,133 0.65
100,000 - 500,000 215 0.12
≧500,000 174 0.10
Total 174,956 100.00

Historical number of shareholders

Number of shareholders