News Releases

Jan 9, 2020
Sep 13, 2019
Misaki Newsletter Released (translation)
Early Summer 2019 Edition, Vol.13 Interview with Santen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Chairman and CEO, Akira Kurokawa
Previous Japanese versions available here
Mar 6, 2019
Misaki Newsletter Released (translation)
Winter 2018 Edition, Vol.12 Interview with OMRON Corporation President and CEO, Yoshihito Yamada
Previous Japanese versions available here
Oct 19, 2018
Misaki Newsletter Released (translation)
Summer 2018 Edition, Vol.11 Interview with TRUSCO NAKAYAMA Corporation President, Tetsuya Nakayama
Previous Japanese versions available here
Jun 29, 2018
Misaki Newsletter Released (translation)
Spring 2018 Edition, Vol.10 Interview with Otsuka Corporation CEO, Yuji Otsuka
Previous Japanese versions available here
Sep 14, 2017
Article on Activist Insight: Misaki Capital featured in special edition on Activism in Asia (Sep 14, 2017)
Japanese Constructivism: An Interview with Masaki Gotoh, chief investment officer at Misaki Capital
Mar 1, 2017
Misaki Newsletter Released (translation)
New Year 2016 Edition, Vol. 3 Interview with Konica Minolta Chairman, Masatoshi Matsuzaki
Previous Japanese versions available here
Nov 28, 2016
Misaki Newsletter Released (translation)
Fall 2016 Edition, Vol. 6 Interview with Disco CEO, Kazuma Sekiya
Previous Japanese versions available here
Aug 2, 2016
Aug 1, 2016
Paper on Roadmap for Successful Corporate Governance Reform in Japan for The Securities Analysts Association of Japan (Aug 2016, Vol.54 No.8) (Japanese only)
English summary can be downloaded from link below
Jun 25, 2016
Book release by Misaki Capital's CEO Yasunori Nakagami on business management published by Nikkei Publishing Inc. (Japanese only)
弊社中神が単著『投資される経営 売買(うりかい)される経営』(日本経済新聞出版社)を出版しました。
Jun 9, 2016
Article on Misaki Capital's investment philosophy at Tokyo Hedge Funds Club (Jun 9, 2016)
Constructively adding value to corporate Japan
Mar 17, 2016
Article on Misaki Capital's investment in Heiwa Real Estate in Bloomberg News (Mar 17, 2016)
Misaki Eyes New Fund as Assets Soar on Endowment Demand
Nov 16, 2015
Article on recent pension fund investment with Misaki Engagement Fund in Newsletter on Pensions & Investments by R&I (Nov 16, 2015 Issue) (subscribers only)
Sep 11, 2015
Misaki Capital's proxy voting guideline and 2014 fiscal year vote results (Japanese only)
Aug 18, 2015
Commentary on Toshiba's new outside board members in Wall Street Journal (Aug 18, 2015 Edition)
Toshiba Names Outsiders to New Board
Jul 20, 2015
Commentary on the corporate governance code in Newsletter on Pensions & Investments by R&I (Jul 20, 2015 Issue) (subscribers only)
Jul 10, 2015
NHK World news segment introducing Misaki Capital (aired Jul 10, 2015) (Japanese only)
News Room Tokyo(NHK World)の特集「Code of Conduct」にて弊社の投資理念・投資活動が紹介されました。
Jun 22, 2015
Interview with Professor Kusunoki and Yasunori Nakagami on online economic media portal NewsPicks (Japanese only)
Apr 17, 2015
Commentary on shifting ROE curve in Nikkei article (Apr 17, 2015 Morning Edition) (Japanese only)
Apr 5, 2015
Article introducing investment styles including engagement in Nikkei Veritas (Apr 5, 2015 Edition) (Japanese only)
Mar 10, 2015
Article on ROE growth introducing an example of Misaki Capital's recent engagement in Nikkei (Mar 10, 2015 Morning Edition) (Japanese only)
日本経済新聞朝刊15面「一目均衡 ROE最貧国からの脱出」にて弊社の投資活動が紹介されました。
Mar 5, 2015
Article introducing an example of Misaki Capital's recent engagement in Nikkei Asian Review (Mar 5, 2015 Edition)
Nikkei Asian Review, "Flush Companies on the Hunt for Investors"
Mar 2, 2015
Article on strategic alliance with Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank and growth of engagement strategies in Reuters (Mar 2, 2015) (Japanese only)
Mar 2, 2015
Notice regarding strategic alliance with Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited
Jan 30, 2015
Article on activism in Japan in Wall Street Journal (Jan 29, 2015 Edition)
WSJ "Activist Investors in Japan Find Some Doors Cracking Open"
Jan 23, 2015
Presentation at Japan Pension Conference on Investment opportunties in Japanese equity markets (Japanese only)
Jan 8, 2015
Panel discussion at Opalesque 2014 Japan Roundtable
Opalesque Rountable Series '14 JAPAN
Dec 20, 2014
Commentary on shareholder engagement in Nikkei Business Magazine (Dec 22, 2014 Edition) (Japanese only)
Dec 19, 2014
Co-authored "Changing Japan, the Least-Developed ROE Country" by Yasunori Nakagami, Keiichiro Kobayashi, Sadayuki Horie, et al. by Nikkei Publishing Inc. (Japanese only)
弊社中神が発起人・幹事を務める『山を動かす』研究会にて、書籍『ROE最貧国 日本を変える』を出版しました。
Dec 5, 2014
Oct 20, 2014
Notice regarding MoU agreement with Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company, Limited and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited (Japanese only)
Sep 25, 2014
Commentary on changes in investment chain due to implementation of Japan's Stewardship Code in Al-In article (Vol.33 2014 Fall Edition) (Japanese only)
オル・イン Vol.33 2014年秋号「『インベストメント・チェーン』の再構築に挑む」に弊社中神のコメントが掲載されました。
Sep 18, 2014
Panel discussion moderator on Amada Project X at Japan Pension Conference 2014 (Jpaanese only)
ジャパンペンションコンファレンス2014「アマダProject X Theアマダ・モデル 成長戦略と財務戦略の両輪で」
Aug 28, 2014
Commentary on ROE improvement and employee productivity in Nikkei article (Aug 28, 2014 Morning Edition) (Japanese only)
日本経済新聞朝刊17面「大機小機 - ROE向上と労働者の利益」に弊社中神のコメントが掲載されました。
Jul 1, 2014
Paper on Dividend Policy Perspectives for Chuo Keizai-sha, Inc., Accounting Magazine (Jul 2014 Issue) (Japanese only)
May 28, 2014
Article introducing Misaki Capital in Reuters (May 26, 2014 Edition)
Reuters "New Japan activist fund to join 'friendly' camp, seek higher ROE"
May 23, 2014
Commentary on engagement and corporate value enhancement for article in Nikkei article (May 23, 2014 Morning Edition) (Japanese only)
日本経済新聞・朝刊・18面「スクランブル 企業価値向上へ『働く株主』」に弊社中神のコメントが掲載されました。
Apr 3, 2014
Paper on ROE enhancement by Misaki's management advisor Professor Kobayashi for The Tokyo Foundation (English version on May 27)
Moving the ROE "Mountain": A Framework for Capital Market Reform
Apr 1, 2014
Bloomberg interview article
Bloomberg News