Corporate History

March 1998 Commenced Loan Investments activities as a division in Daiwa SMBC (Daiwa Securities).
March 2000 Commenced private equity investment activities.
September 2001 Inaugurated Daiwa Securities SMBC Principal Investments Co. Ltd.
December 2001 Commenced real estate investment activities.
April 2003 Commenced Emission Trading Business.
February 2008 Enacted the first overseas investment project.
February 2010 Split into Daiwa Securities SMBC Principal Investments Co. Ltd. and Daiwa PI Partners Co. Ltd. due to the de-merger.
June 2012 Commenced energy investment activities.