Season’s Greetings

Wishing you all many happy returns for the festive season. In memory of our founder, Peter Butler, our Christmas donation goes to the University of Aberdeen Development Trust for their Aniridia research project. Aniridia is a rare genetic eye condition which effects...

Warren Buffett & Shareholders Activism by Locals in Japan

We typically provide you updates on our engagement strategy as well as bottom-up developments as we believe that our unique engagement approach works regardless of the macro picture. However, we would like to flag two very interesting top-down trends during the last...

Our Analysis of Recent Corporate Governance Changes in Japan

In light of the recent interest on the often-overlooked changes in Japan corporate governance we would like to share with you our updated view of this evolving story. There has certainly been a lot of news on the political situation as well as the coronavirus during...