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Yahoo Japan Corp (4689.T)

4689.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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Yahoo Japan to establish securities investment fund by subsidiary
Friday, 27 Apr 2018 

April 27 (Reuters) - Yahoo Japan Corp <4689.T>:Says it has resolved to invest in Z Fund No. 1 Investment Limited Partnership to be established by the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Z Corporation Incorporated, with total amount of capital commitment of 8.1 billion yen .Effective late May .  Full Article

Yahoo Japan Introduces Kentaro Kawabe As Next CEO, Replacing Outgoing CEO Manabu Miyasaka - Nikkei‍​
Wednesday, 24 Jan 2018 

Jan 25 (Reuters) - NIKKEI‍​::YAHOO JAPAN INTRODUCES KENTARO KAWABE AS NEXT CEO, REPLACING OUTGOING CEO MANABU MIYASAKA - NIKKEI‍​.KENTARO KAWABE'S APPOINTMENT AS YAHOO JAPAN'S NEXT CEO WILL BE CONFIRMED AT CO'S GENERAL SHAREHOLDERS MEETING IN JUNE - NIKKEI‍​.  Full Article

Opt Holding to sell entire 66 pct stake in CLASSIFIED to Yahoo Japan and ends cooperation with Yahoo Japan
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Opt Holding Inc <2389.T>:Says it will sell entire 66 percent stake in CLASSIFIED Corporation to Yahoo Japan Corp <<<4689.T>>>, with undisclosed price, effective Dec. 26 .Says it ends business and capital alliance agreement with Yahoo Japan Corp on Nov. 16 .  Full Article

Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group and Yahoo Japan forming a JV- Nikkei‍​
Tuesday, 8 Aug 2017 

Aug 8 (Reuters) - Nikkei ::Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group and Yahoo Japan are forming a joint venture - Nikkei‍​.Yahoo Japan will hold a 51 percent stake and SMFG the other 49 percent in the 300 million yen unit which will be established as early as September - Nikkei‍​.  Full Article

SoldOut says Yahoo Japan decreases voting power to 11.3 pct
Wednesday, 12 Jul 2017 

July 12 (Reuters) - SoldOut Inc <6553.T>:* Says Yahoo Japan Corporation <4689.T> decreased voting power in the co to 11.3 percent (1.1 million shares), from 33.4 percent (3 million shares), on July 12 .  Full Article

eBook Initiative Japan completes private placement to Yahoo Japan
Monday, 5 Sep 2016 

eBook Initiative Japan Co Ltd <3658.T> : Says it completes 127,800 shares issuance via private placement to Yahoo Japan <4689.T>, and raised 108.6 million yen on Sept. 5 .Says it completes distribution of 400,200 shares of its treasury common stock via private placement to Yahoo Japan, and raised 460.2 million yen, with settlement date on Sept. 5.  Full Article

Astmax forms capital and business alliance with Yahoo Japan
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 

Astmax Co Ltd <7162.T> : Says it forms a business and capital alliance with Yahoo Japan Corp <4689.T> on Aug. 8 . Says the co plans to sell 23,757 shares (33.4 percent stake) in co's unit Astmax Asset Management Inc (ASTAM) to Yahoo Japan, for about 1.7 billion yen, on Oct. 3 .Says 50.1 percent stake in ASTAM will be sold to Yahoo Japan as the second step.  Full Article

SoftBank CEO Son: Has received no offer from Yahoo Inc over Yahoo Japan shares
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 

SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T> CEO Masayoshi Son: - has received no offer from Yahoo Inc over Yahoo Japan shares:.  Full Article

Moody's says Verizon's purchase of Yahoo will not impact its baa1 rating
Monday, 25 Jul 2016 

: Moody's expects the deal between Yahoo and Verizon to close in the first quarter of 2017 .Moody's says Verizon's acquisition of Yahoo will not impact its baa1 rating.  Full Article

Yahoo Japan offers takeover bid for 49 pct stake in eBook Initiative Japan for capital and business alliance
Thursday, 9 Jun 2016 

Yahoo Japan Corp <4689.T>: Says the company, a unit of SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T>, offered a takeover bid for 2.4 million shares(or no less than 990,800 shares) of eBook Initiative Japan Co Ltd <3658.T> from June 10 to July 22 . Says offered purchase price at up to 2.06 billion yen in total and payment date starts July 29 . Says eBook Initiative Japan Co Ltd will issue 2.3 million new shares to the company for 2.02 billion yen in total and payment date from July 29 to Sep. 12 . Sees the company is aiming to increase stake in eBook Initiative Japan Co Ltd to 49 percent(or no less than 20 percent) after the takeover bid .Says Yahoo Japan and eBook Initiative Japan will jointly develop electronic book business since July 29, based on a capital and business alliance agreement.  Full Article

REFILE-Goldman's Waldron says U.S. tax reform boosts shareholder activism

LOS ANGELES, May 2 U.S. companies with more cash on their balance sheets thanks to tax reform are coming under greater scrutiny from activist investors, a top Goldman Sachs Group Inc investment banker said this week.