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Itochu Corp (8001.T)

8001.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

2,140JPY
20 Apr 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Itochu says change of chairman and president
Thursday, 18 Jan 2018 

Jan 18 (Reuters) - Itochu Corp <8001.T>:Says it appoints Masahiro Okafuji as new chairman of the board and Yoshihisa Suzuki as new president .Effective April 1 .  Full Article

Itochu receives cease-and-desist order from Japan Fair Trade Commission
Friday, 12 Jan 2018 

Jan 12 (Reuters) - Itochu Corp <8001.T>:Says it received cease-and-desist order from Japan Fair Trade Commission on Jan. 12, due to violation of antitrust law regarding partial uniforms' sale business .  Full Article

Itochu Corp To Buy 25% Stake In Oue Lippo Healthcare - Nikkei ‍​
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Nikkei: :ITOCHU CORP TO INVEST 6.6 BILLION YEN IN OUE LIPPO HEALTHCARE FOR A 25 PERCENT STAKE - NIKKEI ‍​.  Full Article

R&I affirms Itochu's rating at "A+" and changes outlook to positive from stable
Wednesday, 20 Dec 2017 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Itochu Corp <8001.T>:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "A+"-R&I.Rating outlook changed to positive from stable-R&I.  Full Article

Itochu unit completes acquisition of 7.2 pct stake in Fuji Oil Holdings
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 8 (Reuters) - Itochu Corp <8001.T>:Says its wholly owned unit completed acquisition of about 7.2 percent stake(6.2 million shares) in Fuji Oil Holdings Inc <<<2607.T>>> on Dec. 8 .  Full Article

SSI Group updates on sale of shares in Philippine FamilyMart CVS
Monday, 30 Oct 2017 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - SSI Group Inc :SIAL CVS Retailers, FamilyMart Co & ITOCHU to sell outstanding shares of Philippine FamilyMart CVS to P-H-O-E-N-I-X Petroleum Philippines‍​.  Full Article

Itochu offers takeover bid for shares of YANASE & CO
Thursday, 25 May 2017 

May 25 (Reuters) - Itochu Corp <8001.T>:* Says it offered a takeover bid for 12 million shares (or no less than 5 million shares and no more than 12 million shares) of YANASE & CO., LTD..* Offered purchase price at 540 yen per share.* Takeover bid total amount at 6.50 billion yen .* Offering period from May 26 to July 10.* Settlement starts on July 21.* Say it will raise voting power in YANASE & CO., LTD. to 65.3 percent, from 39.5 percent.  Full Article

Itochu, Citic to sell goods to Chinese customers through members-only shopping site-Nikkei
Wednesday, 15 Mar 2017 

Nikkei- :Itochu and Citic Group to sell Japanese foods and other goods to Chinese customers through members-only shopping site-Nikkei.  Full Article

ITOCHU Techno-Solutions to merge wholly owned Tokyo-based unit
Friday, 10 Feb 2017 

ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corp <4739.T> : Says it plans to merge its wholly owned Tokyo-based unit CTC Life Science Corporation, effective on April 1 .Says the unit will be dissolved after transaction.  Full Article

Itochu taking Ocean Pacific clothing brand to South Korea - Nikkei
Monday, 3 Oct 2016 

Nikkei:Itochu will begin distributing american casual apparel brand Ocean Pacific in South Korea next year with a local partner - Nikkei.  Full Article

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

April 19 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday: ** Rare disease drug maker Shire Plc said it had rejected a $63 billion cash-and-stock acquisition offer by Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, while Allergan Plc reversed course on pursuing a rival bid. ** Austrian property group Immofinanz is putting its 26 percent stake in peer CA Immo on the block, it said, after a review of its strategic options.