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Status of Share Repurchase in Accordance with the Board Resolution as of July 30, 2020

(Share repurchase under the provisions of SBG’s Articles of Incorporation pursuant to Article 165, Paragraph 2 of the Companies Act of Japan)

SoftBank Group Corp.

SoftBank Group Corp. (“SBG”) today announced the status of the repurchase of its own shares conducted in March 2021 as follows, pursuant to Article 156 of the Companies Act of Japan as applied pursuant to Article 165, Paragraph 3.

I. Status of share repurchase in accordance with the resolution made by the Board of Directors on July 30, 2020

(1) Class of shares repurchased:Common stock of SBG
(2) Total number of shares repurchased:24,951,300
(3) Total amount of repurchase:JPY 253,240,180,000
(4) Repurchase period:From March 1, 2021 to March 31, 2021
(execution base)

For Reference:

1. Details of the resolution made by the Board of Directors on July 30, 2020
(1) Class of shares to be repurchased:Common stock of SBG
(2) Total number of repurchasable shares:240,000,000 (maximum)
(3) Total amount of repurchase:JPY 1 trillion (maximum)
(4) Repurchase period:From July 31, 2020 to July 30, 2021
2. Cumulative number of shares repurchased based on the resolution made by the Board of Directors on July 30, 2020 (as of March 31, 2021)
(1) Total number of shares repurchased:80,681,100
(2) Total amount of repurchase:JPY 742,222,560,600

II. Status of share repurchases based on the program announced in “SoftBank Announces JPY 4.5 trillion (USD 41 billion) Program to Repurchase Shares and Reduce Debt” dated March 23, 2020 (the “JPY 4.5 Trillion Program”)

As of March 31, 2021

In progress
Date of Board
resolution
Total number of
shares repurchased
Total amount of
repurchase
Repurchase period
July 30, 202080,681,100JPY 742.2 billionFrom December 14, 2020
to March 31, 2021
 Resolution
 details
Maximum of
240,000,000
Maximum of
JPY 1 trillion
From July 31, 2020 to
July 30, 2021
Completed
Date of Board
resolution
Total number of
shares repurchased
Total amount of
repurchase
Repurchase period
May 15, 202081,940,400JPY 500 billionFrom June 17, 2020 to
August 3, 2020
June 25, 202070,579,400JPY 500 billionFrom September 15, 2020
to December 11, 2020
(Reference: Share repurchase resolved before the JPY 4.5 trillion program)
March 13, 2020107,679,300JPY 500 billion From March 16, 2020 to
June 15, 2020
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