Returns to Shareholders
Medium-term dividend policy
We aim for steady increases in dividends in line with earnings growth over the medium to long term, while securing sufficient internal reserves to ensure the financial soundness of Group companies and to invest in growth fields.
Management will examine earnings growth over the medium to long term by placing more importance on economic value-based profit indicators that are more suitable for valuing the growth of the life insurance business, in addition to statutory profit.
Furthermore, management will determine specific dividend amounts for each fiscal year by taking into account a comprehensive range of factors surrounding the Sony Financial Group.
|For the years ended March 31||FY2014||FY2015||FY2016||FY2017||FY2018
|Dividend per share||¥40.0||¥55.0||¥55.0||¥60.0||¥62.5|
As of Jun. 25, 2018
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