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Annual Report on Voting in 2018

Posted on April 23, 2019

Under the Japan Stewardship code, asset managers publish annually how they voted on the various AGMs. Our 2018 voting report is now available online. Here we also show how we acted in our clients' interests. Click here to view the full publication.

Pieter van Putten appointed as Managing Director at Pelargos Capital

Posted on September 12, 2018

Pelargos Capital has appointed Pieter van Putten, CFA, as Managing Director and COO/CFO. He is succeeding Patrick van de Laar who will be joining Saemor Capital on a fulltime basis as COO/CFO. 

Pieter has been working for Pelargos on a number of projects over the past few years. He has a long career in fund management gained in both Europe and Asia. Pieter will be taking on the COO/CFO role, as well as the business development activities of Pelargos.

Anatomy of a Boom — Bust cycle, written by Michael Kretschmer, CIO

Posted on May 09, 2018

In this in-depth article we aim to provide an overview of the most important developments in the Japanese stock market over the past 30 years. It includes changes in corporate governance and its growing impact on the way business is done. Please click here for the full article.

Pelargos CEO quoted in NY Times article: 'Despite Abe Scandal, Japanese Shares Are Among World's Best Performing'

Posted on March 21, 2018

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was engulfed this week in possibly the worst political scandal in his five years in office, but Japan's stock market was among the best performing in the world as investors were convinced he would ride out the crisis. "We are concerned (about the scandal) but as far as Abe is staying, not a huge problem at least for equity market,"said Richard Dingemans in the article.

Updated edition of the Japan prospectus

Posted on August 28, 2017

Please find under the ‘Strategies’ tab in ‘Our Japan Strategy – Official Information’ the recently revised edition of the Japan prospectus.