At Matthews, we believe in the long-term growth of Asia. Since 1991, we have focused our efforts and expertise within the region, investing through a variety of market environments. As an independent, privately owned firm, Matthews is the largest dedicated Asia-only investment specialist in the United States.
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Matthews History


Matthews International Capital Management, LLC ("Matthews"), the Investment Advisor to the Matthews Asia Funds, was founded in 1991 by Paul Matthews.  Since that time, we have focused our efforts and expertise within Asia, investing through a variety of market environments.  As reflected in the timeline below, we aim to introduce new strategies when we believe there are compelling long-term investment opportunities.

2013

Matthews Asia Focus Fund inception
Matthews Emerging Asia Fund inception

2011

Matthews Asia Strategic Income Fund inception
Matthews China Small Companies Fund inception

2010

Matthews Asia introduces off-shore funds for non-U.S. investors

2009

Matthews China Dividend Fund inception

2008

Matthews Asia Small Companies Fund inception

2006

Matthews Asia Dividend Fund inception

2005

Matthews India Fund inception

2003

Matthews Asia Growth Fund inception

1999

Matthews Asia Science and Technology Fund inception

1998

Matthews China Fund inception
Matthews Japan Fund inception

1995

Matthews Korea Fund inception

1994

Matthews Asia introduces Matthews Pacific Tiger and Matthews Asian Growth and Income Funds

1992

Firm launches an investment vehicle for the Asia ex-Japan region

1991

G. Paul Matthews founds Matthews International Capital Management