JOF - Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD

Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund, Inc.

1-12-1 Nihonbashi
Tokyo 103-8260
81 3 3241 9511

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryAsset Management
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Yutaka ItabashiPres and DirectorN/AN/A1966
Mr. Hiromichi AokiActing Chief Exec. Officer and VPN/AN/A1959
Mr. Neil Anthony DanieleChief Compliance Officer and Sec.N/AN/A1960
Amy J. MaroseTreasurerN/AN/A1978
Mr. Hiromitsu DaimonLead Portfolio Mang.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund, Inc. is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by Nomura Asset Management U.S.A. Inc. It is managed by Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. The fund invests in the public equity markets of Japan. It invests in stocks traded on the Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya Stock Exchanges, JASDAQ, Mothers, Hercules, Centrex, and other indices. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It primarily invests in stocks of small cap companies. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the The Russell/Nomura Small Cap Index. It was formerly known as Japan OTC Equity Fund, Inc. Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund, Inc. was formed on March 22, 1990 and is domiciled in the United States.

Corporate Governance

Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.