Press Releases 2013

Dividend Payout (Interim Dividend)

November 15, 2013
SoftBank Corp.

SoftBank Corp. announces that its Board of Directors resolved the matter of implementation of interim dividend on November 15, 2013. This applies to shareholders on record as of the base date of September 30, 2013. 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.
A temporary account closing was executed in order to implement the interim dividend. The profit of the six-month period ended September 30, 2013 (April 1, 2013 to September 30, 2013) was included in the calculation of the amount available for distribution.

1. Details of Dividend

  Resolution Content Latest Forecast
(Announced on July 30, 2013)
(Reference) Actual for Fiscal Year Ended March 2013
Six-month PeriodYear-end
Base date September 30, 2013 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 23,839 million - JPY 22,104 million JPY 23,830 million
Effective date December 16, 2013 - December 14, 2012 June 24, 2013
Resource of dividend Retained earnings - Retained earnings
  • *Total amount of dividends is rounded down to the nearest unit.

2. Temporary Account Closing

(1) Date of Temporary Account Closing

September 30, 2013

(2) Outline of Temporary Financial Statements

(JPY million, rounded to the nearest unit)
Total assets 5,612,170 As of September 30, 2013
Total equity 837,699
Retained earnings 148,498
Net sales 25,060 From April 1, 2013 to September 30, 2013
Operating income 18,587
Ordinary income 91,819
Net income 90,938

(Reference) Dividend breakdown

  Dividend per Share
Base dateSix-month Period Year-end Total
Fiscal year ending March 31, 2014 (forecast) - JPY 20.00 JPY 40.00
Fiscal year ending March 31, 2014 dividend JPY 20.00 - -
Fiscal year ended March 31, 2013 dividend JPY 20.00 JPY 20.00 JPY 40.00
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