Japan Post Holdings Co Ltd (6178.T)
24 May 2019
Mon, Apr 15 2019
TOKYO, April 15 Japan Post Holdings Co on Monday priced a share sale of its insurance business at the bottom of an expected range, a filing showed, raising $2.9 billion in the sale.
TOKYO, April 15 Japan Post Holdings Co sold shares in its Japan Post Insurance Co unit at 2,375 yen, the insurance company said on Monday, representing a 4 percent discount from the last traded price and the bottom of its expected range.
* Foreigners net sellers of Japanese stocks March 25-29 - TSE
* Sale of Japan Post Insurance shares is first since 2015 IPO
April 4 Japan Post Insurance Co Ltd said on Thursday that parent Japan Post Holdings planned to sell around 168 million of its shares, in an offering worth some 409 billion yen ($3.7 billion) based on the latest closing price.
Japan Post Holdings Co Ltd on Wednesday said it will buy 7 percent of U.S. insurer Aflac Inc for about $2.4 billion, as the postal and financial conglomerate seeks new profit-drivers to counter weak growth prospects.
Dec 19 Japan Post Holdings Co Ltd on Wednesday said it will buy 7 percent of U.S. insurer Aflac Inc for about $2.4 billion, as the postal and financial conglomerate seeks new profit-drivers to counter weak growth prospects.
TOKYO Japan Post Holdings Co is planning to invest about $2.6 billion in Aflac Inc , aiming to become the largest shareholder in the U.S. insurer, a person familiar with the matter said.
* Set to acquire 7-8 pct stake with option to increase -source
TOKYO, Dec 13 Japan Post Holdings is set to acquire a 7-8 percent stake in U.S. insurer Aflac for about 300 billion yen ($2.6 billion), the Nikkei Shimbun daily said on Thursday, in a bid to expand overseas as the domestic market shrinks.