October 28, 2016 6:41 AM ET

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Company Overview of The Taiwan Fund, Inc.

Company Overview

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by JF International Management Inc. It invests in the public equity markets of Taiwan. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It employs fundamental analysis focusing on such factors as overall growth prospects, competitive position in the respective industry, technology, research, and development, productivity, labor costs, raw material costs and sources, profit margins, return on investment, capital resources, government regulation, and management to create its portfolio. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the TAIEX Total Return Index. The...

21st Floor Chater House

8 Connaught Road Central


Hong Kong

Founded in 1986


852 2800 2800


852 2522 0356

Key Executives for The Taiwan Fund, Inc.

Age: 52
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Age: 49
Chief Investment Officer of Taiwan
Age: 48
Founder, Chief Investment Officer, and Director
Age: 61
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. Key Developments

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. Announces the Appointment of William C. Kirby as New Chairman of the Board

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. (TWN) announced that the Fund's Board of Directors has elected William C. Kirby to serve as Chairman of the Board, effective October 14, 2016, until the earlier of his retirement, resignation or removal.

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. Announces Directors Resignations

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. announced the acceptance of the resignation of two of its Directors. At its Annual Stockholders Meeting held on April 19, 2016 Joe O. Rogers and Chih T. Cheung were not re-elected as Directors by stockholders. Pursuant to the Fund's by-laws, each of Joe O. Rogers and Chih T. Cheung were deemed to have tendered to the Board his resignation as a Director, with such resignation to take effect 30 days after the date of the Meeting unless the Board unanimously decided to reject that Director's tender of resignation, in which case the Director would continue in office until his death, resignation or removal or until his successor shall have been elected and shall have been qualified.

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. Announces Board Resignations

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. announced that Joe O. Rogers and Chih T. Cheung resigned as board of directors at its annual stockholders meeting held on April 19, 2016.

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