Guidance of stocks procedure

Shareholder memorandum

Fiscal year-endMarch 31
Annual General Meetings of ShareholdersJune
Record Dates

Annual General Meetings of Shareholders: March 31 
Dividends (year-end): March 31
                   (interim): September 30

If other record dates are necessary, they will be
announced publicly beforehand.

Transfer agentSumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited
1-4-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
 Handling office Stock Transfer Agency Department
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited 
4-5-33, Kitahama, Chuo-ku, Osaka
 Mailing address Stock Transfer Agency Department
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited

2-8-4, Izumi, Suginami-ku, Tokyo, 168-0063
Number of shares per unit 100 shares
Listing exchanges Electronic public notice
Securities code  8515

Change of particulars recorded and information concerning inquiries

To make changes to your address, registered seal, shareholder representative, other changes including job title, name, company name and number of your bank account for receipt of dividends or inquiries shall be handled in accordance with the procedures of the securities company where the account is held. Shareholders who have not established an account with a securities company are advised to contact Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited.