Frequently Asked Questions

About the Company

Q. I would like information about your services.

A. For more information about our services, please click here.


Q. I would like some general information about the company.

A. To access the corporate profile, please click here.


Q. I would like information about DIP Group companies.

A. Please click here to learn more about the companies in the DIP Group(Japanese only).


About Stock

Q. On which market is the Company listed?

A. The Company is listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.


Q. What is your stock code?

A. The stock code is 2379.


Q. When was the Company first listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange?

A. The Company was listed on the Mothers Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in May 2004, and on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in December 2013.


Q. Which financial institution is your shareholder registry administrator?

A. Our shareholder registry administrator is Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation.


Q. Who should I contact to change my name or address or for other stock handling matters?

A. Please contact with the broker which you have your brokerage account, or for those who has special account, please contact with Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation.


Q. What is your policy on shareholder returns?

A. To learn more about the Company’s shareholder return policy, please click here.


Q. How can I receive dividends?

A. There are three ways to receive dividends.
1. Direct deposit to a financial institution indicated by the shareholder
2. Receive in your brokerage account
3. Receive the dividend in cash by cashing a dividend cheque mailed to you by the Company at the post office or at the counter of a post office bank.

For more information on the dividend payment procedure, please click here(Japanese only).


Q. When is the date of record for dividend payments to shareholders?

A. Year-end dividends are paid to shareholders of record as of the last day of February, and interim dividends are paid to shareholders of record as of the last day of August. In order to be listed as a shareholder of record and receive dividends, you must execute your share purchase transaction by the cum dividend date, which is two business days before the last business day of February and August.


Q. How can I exercise my voting rights via the Internet?

A. To exercise your voting rights from your smartphone or computer, access the e-voting website and follow the instructions on the screen. For details, please refer to the "Notice of Convocation of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders: Guide to Exercising Your Voting Rights via the Internet" (page 7)(Japanese only).


Q. When must I become a shareholder in order to receive voting rights at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders?

A. Shareholders eligible to receive voting rights are shareholders of record as of the last day of February. To be listed as a shareholder of record as of the last day of February, shareholders must execute their share purchase transaction by the last cum voting rights date, which is two business days before the last business day of February.

*In order to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, the date of record for the 23rd Annual General Meeting of Shareholders is set at April 30, 2020.


About Financial Results Briefing and Schedule

Q. When is your fiscal year end?

A The Company’s fiscal year end is the last day of February.


Q. When does the company announce its financial results?

A. For information on quarterly and end of year financial results, please refer to the IR calendar.