FSA Published A List Of 127 Institutional Investors Signed Up To The Principles For Responsible Institutional Investors
The Council of Experts Concerning the Japanese Version of the Stewardship Code (Chairman: Professor Hiroyuki Kansaku, The University of Tokyo) published the Principles for Institutional Invetors (Japan’s Stewardship Code) in February 27, 2014. The Council requested the FSA to publish and periodically update the list of institutional investors who announced their acceptance of the Code.
The FSA published on 10 June the list of institutional investors who had notified the FSA of their intention to accept the Code by the end of May 2014. 127 institutional investors from Japan and abroad had announced their acceptance of the Code.
- Trust banks (Shintaku Ginko) : 6
- Investment managers (Toshishintaku/Toshikomon Gaisha) : 86
- Pension funds : 12
- Insurance companies : 19
- Service providers : 4
(Total) : 127
The next update, which will cover the information as of the end of August, is scheduled for early September 2014.