Notice Regarding Sale of SMFG shares by SMBC(1/1)
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial
Notice Regarding Sale of SMFG shares by SMBC
Tokyo, April 26, 2013 --- Sumitomo
Mitsui Banking Corporation (President: Takeshi Kunibe, “SMBC”), a subsidiary of
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (President: Koichi Miyata, “SMFG”), has
decided to sell a portion of its parent’s shares (SMFG shares) owned by SMBC.
Details of sale
(1) Type of shares to be sold Common
Stock of SMFG
(2) Total number of shares to be sold 13,340,000
to the total number of shares issued 0.94%)
(3) Method of sale Sale through a securities
disposal trust (yukashoken shobun shintaku)
Reason of sale
Sale of parent’s
shares (SMFG shares) pursuant to Article 135, Paragraph 3 of the Companies Act.
This document is not for distribution in the United States.
This document is prepared for the purpose of public disclosure regarding
the sale of SMFG shares by SMBC through a securities disposal trust (yukashoken shobun shintaku) and does not constitute a solicitation of
an offer for purchase of any securities in or outside of Japan. This document is not an
offer to sell or a solicitation of any offer to buy any securities in the United States.
The Common Stock of SMFG set forth above have not been and will not be
registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933 (the “Act”) and
may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or an
applicable exemption from the registration requirements under the Act.