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Announcement of "Nadeshiko Brand" for FY2013

Update : Apr. 08, 2014


[Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc.]

Tokyo Stock Exchange has announced the "Nadeshiko Brand" companies for FY2013.

The "Nadeshiko Brand" aims to highlight TSE 1st Section companies in each industry that are pro-actively utilizing female employees, such as by providing an environment conducive to women continuing their careers. Specifically, companies are scored according to (1) Career Support for Women and (2) Support of Work/Life Balance. After scoring, the top companies in each industry that satisfy ROE-based financial criteria are selected for the "Nadeshiko Brand."

The "Nadeshiko Brand," alongside the "Diversity Management Selection 100," is part of a joint project with the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry that promotes the empowerment of women from the perspective of economic revitalization.

Scoring of companies for selection is conducted by The Japan Research Institute, Limited based on examination and analysis of domestic and foreign companies on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) principles.

List of Selected Companies (26 issues, in order of sectors)

Code Company name Category of industry
2229 CALBEE, Inc. Foods
3402 TORAY INDUSTRIES,INC. Textiles & Apparels
4502 Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited Pharmaceutical
5108 Bridgestone Corporation Rubber Products
5201 ASAHI GLASS CO., LTD. Glass & Ceramics Products
5411 JFE Holdings, Inc. Iron & Steel
5713 Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd. Nonferrous Metals
5938 LIXIL Group Corporation Metal Products
7013 IHI Corporation Machinery
6501 Hitachi, Ltd. Electric Appliances
7201 NISSAN MOTOR CO.,LTD. Transportation Equipment
7731 NIKON CORPORATION Precision Instruments
7862 TOPPAN FORMS CO.,LTD. Other Products
9532 OSAKA GAS CO.,LTD. Electric Power & Gas
9005 TOKYU CORPORATION Land Transportation
9101 Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha Marine Transportation
9202 ANA HOLDINGS INC. Air Transportation
9433 KDDI CORPORATION Information & Communication
8058 Mitsubishi Corporation Wholesale Trade
2651 Lawson, Inc. Retail Trade
8306 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. Banks
8604 NOMURA HOLDINGS, INC. Securities & Commodity Futures
8766 Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc. Insurance
8591 ORIX Corporation Other Financing Business


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