Our History

We have an almost 20-year track record as one of Japan’s few independent and global asset managers

Company History

Major Milestones

GCI AM is a $2.6 billion (Apr 2020) AUM hedge fund based in Tokyo with local offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, and London.

GCI AM (HK), a wholly-owned subsidiary, was setup in March 2018 to better serve global investors from Asia’s financial capital.

  • 2018
    Wholly-owned Hong Kong subsidiary setup to serve global investors
  • 2015
    Launched two Endowment mutual funds for local retail investors
  • 2014
    London office setup (currently affiliated entity Caygan Capital Ltd.)
  • 2013
    Approved to manage mutual funds on behalf of Japanese investors
  • 2007
    Approved to trade Type 2 Financial Instruments (listed futures etc.)
  • 2004
    Singapore office setup (currently affiliated entity Caygan Capital Pte.)
  • 2002
    Approved to manage segregated accounts for Japanese institutions
  • 2000
    Established by Hideki Yamauchi, licensed with Kanto Local Finance Bureau No.436