Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd (9107.T)
28 Mar 2017
TOKYO Singapore-based fund Effissimo, which has given embattled Toshiba Corp a rare vote of confidence with its purchase of an 8 percent stake this month, on Friday said the holding was for pure investment purposes and it expected long-term price gains.
* Effissimo unlikely to make aggressive governance demands -source (Adds source comment on governance stance)
TOKYO Singapore-based fund Effissimo, established by former colleagues of Japan's most famous activist investor, Yoshiaki Murakami, has become the largest shareholder in Toshiba Corp with an 8.14 percent stake, a regulatory filing showed on Thursday.
* Top 3 shippers post combined 1.4 bln yen operating loss in qtr
TOKYO, Oct 31 Shares of Japanese shippers Nippon Yusen KK, Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd jumped almost 10 percent on Monday after the three companies said their presidents were to hold a news conference at 02.00 GMT.