25 Jun 2019
TOKYO, Japan― Renesas Electronics Corporation (“Renesas”, TSE: 6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced that a decision has been made at the resolution of the Board of Directors on June 25, 2019, regarding certain subscription items for stock acquisition rights to be issued as stock options for employees of Renesas, and directors (excluding outside directors) and employees of its subsidiaries. Renesas has also determined items regarding taking applications for persons who will receive these stock options. The terms and conditions are as outlined below.
[Outline of Resolutions]
- For employees of Renesas residing in Japan, as well as directors (excluding outside directors) and employees of its subsidiaries located in Japan, Renesas will accept the application from a person who will receive the "Renesas Electronics Corporation Stock Options for FY2019 (Series No.6)", and will grant those stock options on July 25, 2019 (Japan Standard Time).
- For directors (excluding outside directors) and employees of Renesas’ subsidiaries located outside Japan, Renesas will accept applications for persons who will receive the "Renesas Electronics Corporation Stock Options for FY2019 (Series No.7)", and will grant those stock options on July 25, 2019 (Japan Standard Time).
I. Reason for issuance of stock acquisition rights as stock options
By issuing such stock options to employees of Renesas and directors (excluding outside directors) and employees of its subsidiaries, Renesas will be able to retain excellent talents as well as to have them share the advantages and risks of rises and falls in the value of Renesas shares with all the shareholders. Therefore, the stock options encourage them to contribute to increasing the share price and the enterprise value, which will ultimately lead to improving the corporate value of the Renesas Group.
About Renesas Electronics Corporation
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