The Asuka Value Up Fund is a Patient Constructive Activist fund. Key characteristics of the Fund include:
- Invests in small to medium cap listed companies in Japan.
- Becomes an influential shareholder of undervalued companies from a long-term standpoint.
- Works together with company management to stretch corporate value and fill the value-price gap.
|Patient Constructive Activism provides the best investment performance in the Japanese small to medium cap market.
|Japanese small-caps typically have strong front operations, but are weak in the use of modern, scientific management techniques.
||Short-termism and herding dominates the market
Asuka is actively involved in the management of our portfolio companies, where we launch focused “Company-wide Top-down Projects” in partnership with management. Illustrating the extent to which we work with management, these projects are often conducted through non-disclosure agreements and contracts.