Press Releases 2015

Dividend Payout (Interim Dividend)

October 22, 2015
SoftBank Group Corp.

SoftBank Group Corp. announces that on October 22, 2015 its Board of Directors resolved the distribution of interim dividend from surplus with a record date of September 30, 2015. The amount of dividend per share is in line with the forecast of dividend announced in the consolidated financial report for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2015, which was disclosed on May 11, 2015.

1. Details of Dividend

Dividend Resolved to be Distributed Latest Dividend Forecast
(announced on May 11, 2015)
Reference: Dividend for the Fiscal Year Ended March 2015
Interim Year-end
Record date September 30, 2015 Same as on the left September 30, 2014 March 31, 2015
Dividend per share JPY 20.00 Same as on the left JPY 20.00 JPY 20.00
Total cash dividend JPY 23,477 million - JPY 23,778 million JPY 23,784 million
Payable date December 14, 2015 - December 15, 2014 June 22, 2015
Dividend resource Retained earnings - Retained earnings
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    The amounts of cash dividend are rounded off to the nearest million yen.

2. Breakdown of Annual Dividend

Cash Dividend per Share
Record date Interim Year-end Annual
Fiscal year ending March 31, 2016 (forecast) - JPY 20.00 JPY 40.00
Fiscal year ending March 31, 2016 JPY 20.00 - -
Fiscal year ended March 31, 2015 JPY 20.00 JPY 20.00 JPY 40.00
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