Information on Shares
|Business term:||From January 1 to December 31 of each year|
|Ordinary general meeting of shareholders:||March of each year|
|Record date for above:||December 31 of each year|
|Record date for interim dividends:||June 30 of each year|
|Manager of the register of shareholders / Account management institution for the special account (tokubetsu koza):||Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
2-1, Yaesu 1-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
|Inquiries of procedures pertaining to shares and contact information:||Holders of ADR (American Depositary Receipts representing shares of Canon stock);
Please contact the following depositary & agent.
Depositary and Agent with respect to ADR
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
1 Chase Manhattan Plaza, Floor 58, New York, N.Y. 10005-1401, U.S.A.
Please contact the custody bank which takes custody of your shares or the brokerage firm which handled your share purchase.
|Number of shares constituting one unit:||100 shares|
|Method of public notice:||Electronic means (http://canon.jp/)
However, if the Company is unable to give an electronic public notice due to an accident or any other unavoidable reason, the notice shall be given in the Nikkei.
|Stock exchange listings:||Tokyo, Nagoya, Fukuoka, Sapporo and New York|
Shareholding Ratio by Category
Major Shareholders (Top Ten Shareholders)
|Name of Shareholders||Number of Shares Held
(thousands of shares)
|The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account)||66,728||6.1|
|Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account)||50,656||4.6|
|The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited||37,416||3.4|
|Barclays Securities Japan Limited||26,000||2.4|
|Mizuho Bank, Ltd.||22,558||2.1|
|Moxley and Co. LLC||20,126||1.8|
|State Street Bank West Client - Treaty 505234||17,579||1.6|
|Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance Inc.||17,439||1.6|
|Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account 7)||15,013||1.4|
- Shareholding ratio is calculated by deducting the number of treasury shares (241,695 thousand shares) from total shares issued.
- With respect to The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited, in addition to the above, there are 6,180 thousand shares of the Company’s stock included in trust property relating to retirement allowance trust.
- With respect to Mizuho Bank, Ltd., in addition to the above, there are 9,057 thousand shares of the Company’s stock included in trust property relating to retirement allowance trust.