Feb. 15. 2008
Marubeni Corporation has been selected as one of the recipients of the FY2007 Disclosure Award by the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
The Disclosure Award is a program for commending companies that take a positive approach to disclosure, for example, companies that disclose corporate information in a timely and appropriate manner and in a form that is easy for investors to understand, to encourage higher levels of disclosure among listed companies, and the award has been made once a year since 1995.
Marubeni has always focused on this area, making its financial results, business reports and homepage more comprehensive and expanding its IR activities. Encouraged by this award, Marubeni intends to ensure even more transparency and timely access to information with the aim of enhancing its corporate value and to step up its efforts to earn a higher level of trust.
<Basis for the award>
Marubeni’s financial results include an extremely detailed analysis of business results by business segment. In addition, basic policy information is disclosed in a new, much more effective way, for example, indicators under the medium-term business plan are shown as targets in comparison with actual results, and there is also an explanation of the current state-of-play in each business segment.
Marubeni’s business report is comprehensive, giving shareholders an in-depth understanding of its activities. Marubeni’s homepage also provides diverse information, including a detailed explanation of a wide range of business areas for private investors, a webcast of the general meeting of shareholders, and a Q&A.