Yamaha has been a constituent of the FTSE4Good Global Index since 2002, the major SRI index along with the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes. We have also been chosen as a constituent of the FTSE4Good Japan Index launched in September 2004. This FTSE4Good Global Index Series consists of those companie which meet the ethical, social and environmental criteria. FTSE Group, originated as a joint venture between the Financial Times and the London Stock Exchange, is a leading company whose business is the creation, calculation and management of indexes. With offices in London, New York, Paris, Frankfurt and Hong Kong, FTSE is providing indexes to investors all around the world.