Press Releases 2016

Notice regarding Status of Share Repurchase (Share repurchase under the provisions of SBG's Articles of
Incorporation pursuant to Article 165, Paragraph 2 of the Companies Act of Japan)

August 15, 2016
SoftBank Group Corp.

SoftBank Group Corp. (“SBG”) announces the status of the repurchase of its own shares as follows pursuant to Article 156 of the Companies Act of Japan as applied pursuant to Article 165, Paragraph 3.

(1) Class of shares repurchased Common stock of SBG
(2) Total number of shares repurchased 3,650,000
(3) Total amount repurchased JPY 20,414,101,000
(4) Repurchase period From July 1, 2016 to July 31, 2016 (execution base)

For Reference

1. Details of the resolution made by the Board of Directors on February 15, 2016

(1) Class of shares to be repurchased Common stock of SBG
(2) Total number of repurchasable shares 167,000,000 (maximum)
(3) Total repurchase amount JPY 500 billion (maximum)
(4) Repurchase period From February 16, 2016 to February 15, 2017

2. Cumulative number of shares repurchased as of July 31, 2016, based on the resolution made by the Board of Directors on February 15, 2016

(1) Total number of shares repurchased 45,394,200
(2) Total amount repurchased JPY 250,099,703,600
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