(Millions of Yen)

Six months ended September 30, 2016 Six months ended September 30, 2017
Net cash used in operating activities 44,476 30,681
Net cash generated from investing activities 3,697 5,242
Net cash (used in) generated from financing activities 3,535 (56,727)
Net (decrease) increase in cash and cash equivalents 51,708 (20,804)
Cash and cash equivalents at the beginning of the period 248,050 391,572
Effect of changes in exchange rate on cash and cash equivalents (9,389) (14)
Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the period 290,369 370,754

* Amounts are rounded off to the nearest million Japanese yen.

Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the period

Net cash used in operating activities

Net cash used in investing activities

Net cash from financing activities