Dividend Information

Dividend policy

The Group’s dividend policy is to secure dividend payments based on sustainable business results.

After redemption of all the Class A Shares issued, while maintaining the above policy, the Group also continues to use the sincere efforts to declare dividends with the consolidated dividend payout ratio of 30% as a guide.


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Account Reporting Rule IFRS IFRS IFRS IFRS IFRS
Cash dividends Yen (Note(1)) ¥ 0 0 0 20 30
Earnings per share (Note(1)) ¥ 1.9 -55.2 62.04 48.27 115.16
Payout ratio % - - - 41.4% 26.1%

Note(1): Effective as from 1 October 2016, the Company conducted a share consolidation in which every ten common shares were consolidated into one share.