Disclosure Policy

The Olympus Group (hereinafter "Olympus") works in all its corporate activities through a fundamental philosophy called the "Social IN" management philosophy. The Social IN management philosophy expresses our commitment to help all people achieve health and happiness in their lives by working as an integral member of society, by sharing our values and by offering new values to society through our business activities.

In accordance with this philosophy, Olympus strives to gain the understanding and confidence of all stakeholders, including shareholders and customers, through fair, timely, appropriate and proactive disclosure of corporate information, including management policies, financial status, information about business activities and CSR activities.

1.Information Disclosure Standards

Olympus is committed to the disclosure of information in accordance with all laws, as well as the rules of the financial instruments exchange where the Company is listed, and to the disclosure of all information required by laws, regulations and rules. In accordance with its internal disclosure standards, Olympus will also proactively disclose all information that could have a significant impact on its corporate value, as well as all information deemed as useful to all stakeholders, regardless of whether such disclosure is required under laws, regulations or rules.

2.Method of Information Disclosure

Disclosure information, as required by the Timely Disclosure Rules of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, will be disclosed through the Timely Disclosure network (TDnet) of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Such information will then immediately be posted on our website. Furthermore, any information not subject to disclosure under laws, regulations or rules will be disclosed by using the most appropriate methods, including the TDnet, our website, explanatory meetings or printed publications.

3.Disclosing Information with Due Consideration

When disclosing information, Olympus will take care to protect personal information and avoid infringements of the rights of any party. Olympus will establish corporate rules concerning procedures for the disclosure of information using the aforementioned methods and all information disclosure will be implemented in accordance with those rules.

Applicable Scope

The Information Disclosure Policy of Olympus is applicable to all Olympus group companies.