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Sony Financial Holdings Inc (8729.T)

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Sony Financial Holdings announce chairman resignation and names new president
Friday, 28 Apr 2017 02:29am EDT 

April 28 (Reuters) - Sony Financial Holdings Inc <8729.T>: :* Says Katsumi Ihara will resign from the position of Chairman of the Board .* Says it has named Shigeru Ishii as the new President of the company.* Effective date June 21.  Full Article

Sony Financial Holdings chairman to resign
Friday, 28 Apr 2017 02:13am EDT 

April 28(Reuters) - Sony Financial Holdings Inc <8729.T>:Says Katsumi Ihara will retire from chairman effective June 21.  Full Article

R&I affirms Sony Financial Holdings's rating at "AA-" and announces stable outlook – R&I
Wednesday, 1 Feb 2017 01:27am EST 

Sony Financial Holdings Inc <8729.T>: Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA-" – R&I .Rating outlook stable– R&I.  Full Article

Sony Financial Holdings issues consolidated full-year outlook for FY 2017
Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 02:00am EDT 

Sony Financial Holdings Inc:Says it issued the consolidated full-year outlook for revenue at 1,450 billion yen for the fiscal year ending March 2017.Ordinary profit of 71 billion yen.Net profit of 46 million yen.Says earning per share outlook at 105.75 yen.Issues year-end dividend forecast of 55 yen per share, for the fiscal year ending March 2017.  Full Article

Sony Financial Holdings announces president and chairman changes
Monday, 28 Mar 2016 02:00am EDT 

Sony Financial Holdings Inc:Appoints Katsumi Ihara as the new Chairman of the Board in the company.Appoints Shigeru Ishii as the new President of the company, to replace Katsumi Ihara.Effective date June 23.  Full Article

R&I affirms Sony Financial Holdings's rating at "AA-" and stable outlook
Monday, 7 Dec 2015 01:00am EST 

Sony Financial Holdings Inc:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirms the company's issuer rating at "AA-".Rating outlook stable, changed from negative.  Full Article

Sony Financial Holdings amends consolidated full-year outlook for FY 2016
Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 02:00am EDT 

Sony Financial Holdings Inc:Says the company increased the consolidated full-year outlook for revenue to 1,340,000 million yen from 1,300,000 million yen for FY ending March 2016.Sees a decrease of ordinary profit forecast to 72,000 million yen from 85,000 million yen.Sees a decrease of net profit attributable to parent company's shareholders forecast to 47,000 million yen from 57,000 million yen.Sees a decrease of earnings per share to 108.05 yen from 131.03 yen.Comments the sales increase and increase in underwriting reserves are the main reasons for the forecast.  Full Article

Fitch Upgrades Sony Corporation to 'BB+'; Outlook Positive

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SEOUL/HONG KONG, August 14 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has upgraded Sony Corporation's (Sony) Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) and local-currency senior unsecured ratings to 'BB+' from 'BB'. The Outlook on the IDRs is Positive. Simultaneously, its Short-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency IDRs are affirmed at 'B'. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this release. The Positive Outlook reflects Fitch's