Corporate Data

Introduction of our overview and History.

Name Nikko Research Center, Inc.
Date established December 1, 1970
Capital 1,050.21 million yen
1-5-55, Kiba, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-8532, Japan
Telephone (Main) +81-3-5677-7800
Fax (Main) +81-3-5677-7801
Executives President : Shunshi Kira
Executive Managing Director : Hideki Sudo
Director : Akihiko Nagayama
Statutory Auditor : Naohisa Tsurumaru
Advisory Board Chairman : Hirohide Yamaguchi
Public certifications Financial instruments business operator, investment advisory/agency business
Registration number  Director-General, Kanto Finance Bureau (Financial Instruments) No. 915
Affiliated organization Japan Investment Advisers Association


Dec 1970 Nikko Research Center, Ltd. established, based on the Research Division of Nikko Securities Co., Ltd., the parent organization
Aug 1989 Institute of Investment Technology established
Mar 1995 Portion of Institute of Investment Technology spun off as Pension Research Division
Feb 1999 Tasks entailed in conducting research studies on economies, capital markets, and industry/corporate trends for institutional investors transferred to Nikko Salomon Smith Barney Limited.
Sep 1999 95% of shares of Nikko School System Corporation acquired and that company made a subsidiary
Oct 1999 Institute of Investment Education established
Apr 2001 Nikko School System Corporation merged
Oct 2001 Company name changed to Nikko Financial Intelligence, Inc.
Nov 2001 Head office relocated to Nihonbashi Kabutocho in Tokyo’s Chuo Ward
Dec 2001 Capital contribution increase through shareholder allocation in Nikko Cordial Corporation
Apr 2002 Media Solutions department established
Oct 2004 Certain operations of the Institute for Investment Education and all operations of the General Media Production Office transferred to Cordial Communications Inc.
Sep 2005 Laboratory of CSR Research established
Apr 2006 Institute of Social System Research established
Institute of Asset Management Research established
Sep 2009 Change of shareholder to Nikko Cordial Securities Inc. (now SMBC Nikko Securities Inc.)
Jul 2013 Office of the Advisory Board established
Apr 2015 Company name changed to Nikko Research Center, Inc.
Sep 2015 Laboratory of CSR Research renamed to Laboratory of ESG Investment Research
Institute of Investment Education renamed to Financial Education Promotion
Jul 2019 Head office relocated to Kiba in Tokyo's Koto Ward

(As of Apr. 2022)

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