Inception Date: 2016

Portfolio Managers

Jun Takahashi

Shintaro Harada

Kodai Sasaki


Nomura launched the Japan Sustainable Equity Growth Strategy in 2016. This strategy invests in sustainable, quality companies that generate strong cash flow returns with growth potential, while also delivering measurable, positive societal outcomes.

The strategy employs a high conviction, high active share approach, investing in approximately 40 stocks with no sector limits or targets. In-house ESG Analysis and Scoring as well as UN SDGs evaluation are embedded throughout the investment process. Nomura’s commitment to ESG integration is backed by its local presence in the Japanese markets built over 60 years.


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