* Says it plans to merge with a wholly owned subsidiary,
which is engaged in investment business, effective Sept. 1
* Says it plans to set up a wholly owned subsidiary in Tokyo
on May 22, as the successor preparatory company
* Says it plans to change its fiscal year end date to Dec.
31 each year from March 31 each year
* Says it appoints Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC as new
corporate auditor, to replace Seiyo Audit Corp, effective on