GMO CLICK Global Newsroom

10 May 2016

Notification of GMO CLICK Group's Financial Results for the Fiscal Year ending March 31, 2016

Financial Results Highlights
Revenue of 29.017 billion Yen, up 16.3% from last year
Net profit of 6.453 billion Yen, up 32.9% from last year

GMO CLICK Holdings, Inc., a leading online financial service provider in Japan, announces financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016 with revenue of 29.017 billion Yen, up 16.3% from last year.

With benefited from the weakening of Japanese Yen in first half year of 2015, the improvements of financial performances and employment situations in export business have helped the recovery of Japanese economics. However, the collapse of Chinese stock market in August has created uncertainty about the whole financial market, and coupled with the slowdown in economic of emerging countries, fall in crude oil prices and Geopolitical risk increase, we have seen appreciation of Yen and sustained periods of volatility.

Despite the challenges faced by the global economy in 2015, GMO CLICK has continued in its efforts to provide a secure and easy-to-use trading environment, alongside numerous promotional campaigns. Our customer base reached a new record high, and as of March 31, 2016, there were 284,646 securities trading accounts (with an increase of 17.6% compared to March 31, 2015) and 436,199 FX trading accounts (with an increase of 10.7% compared to March 31, 2015).

GMO CLICK Holdings, Inc., parent company of GMO CLICK Group, is listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange (JASDAQ Securities Exchange: 7177). GMO CLICK HONG KONG LIMITED and GMO CLICK Bullion Limited are wholly-owned subsidiaries of GMO CLICK Holdings, Inc.

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