Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. Notice Regarding Listing on First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange

Oct. 16, 2014
Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd.

Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Recruit") hereby announces that it was listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc. (the "Tokyo Stock Exchange") effective today, October 16, 2014. Recruit would like to express its deep appreciation to all Recruit service users, business partners, shareholders, and all other related parties for their support.

Since its founding in 1960, Recruit has been providing services to match the needs of companies and people. With the aim of realizing the Recruit Group management philosophy -- "We are focused on responding to the needs of society by creating new value, thereby contributing to a brighter and more fulfilling world in which all individuals can live life to the fullest. Our aim is to contribute to a bright, vibrant future where people can choose their own life path" -- and striving even harder to meet everyone's expectations, Recruit will continue to be dedicated to increasing its corporate value.

Recruit would like to ask for your continued support and guidance.

For more details regarding the listing, please visit the Tokyo Stock Exchange website at:


This press release is not prepared for the purpose of investment solicitation or any other similar acts thereto, whether within Japan or abroad. In the event of making an investment in Japan, please review the prospectus prepared by us and make an independent investment decision.

In addition, this press release is not an offer of securities for sale in the United States. The shares of our common stock have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or exemption from such registration requirement. If any public offering of securities is made in the United States, it will be by means of a prospectus in English that shall be prepared in accordance with the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, that may be obtained from us or the selling shareholders and that will contain detailed information about us and our management, as well as our financial statements. The securities referred to above will not be publicly offered or sold in the United States.

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