September 19, 2014 12:41 AM ET

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Company Overview of The Taiwan Fund, Inc.

Company Overview

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Martin Currie Inc. It is co-managed by APS Asset Management Pte Ltd. The fund invests in the public equity markets of Taiwan. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the TAIEX Index. The Taiwan Fund, Inc. was formed on December 23, 1986 and is domiciled in Taiwan.

1350 Avenue of the Americas

Suite 3010

New York, NY 10019

United States

Founded in 1986

Phone:

212-258-1900

Fax:

212-258-1919

Key Executives for The Taiwan Fund, Inc.

President
Age: 50
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Age: 47
Chief Investment Officer of Taiwan
Secretary
Age: 46
Co-Portfolio Manager
Age: 59
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. Key Developments

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. Approves Amendment to it's By-Laws

The Taiwan Fund, Inc.'s board of directors has also approved an amendment to the fund's by-laws to provide for the election of directors by a majority of the votes cast at a stockholders meeting.

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. Reports Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended May 31, 2014

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. reported earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended May 31, 2014. For the three month period ended May 31, 2014, the Fund reported net Investment loss of $715,559 or $0.09 per share against $736,267 or $0.09 per share for the same period last year. Net realized gain on investments and foreign currency transactions $19,105,069 against $647,403 for the same period last year. Total realized and unrealized gain on investments was $7,025,241 or $0.85 per share against $4,934,153 or $0.59 per share for the same period last year. Net increase in net assets resulting from operations was $6,309,681 or $0.77 per share against $4,197,886 or $0.50 per share for the same period last year. For the nine month period ended May 31, 2014, the Fund reported net Investment loss of $2,139,092 or $0.26 per share against $2,094,612 or $0.25 per share for the same period last year. Net realized gain on investments and foreign currency transactions $25,314,706 against $1,500,989 for the same period last year. Total realized and unrealized gain on investments was $41,453,862 or $5.04 per share against $14,110,506 or $1.68 per share for the same period last year. Net increase in net assets resulting from operations was $39,314,770 or $4.78 per share against $12,015,894 or $1.43 per share for the same period last year. The Fund reported a net asset value per share of $21.76 as of the close of business on May 31, 2014.

The Taiwan Fund, Inc., Annual General Meeting, May 14, 2014

The Taiwan Fund, Inc., Annual General Meeting, May 14, 2014., at 10:30 US Eastern Standard Time. Location: Clifford Chance US LLP. Agenda: To consider and elect five directors to serve for the ensuing year; to approve the proposed Investment Management Agreement between the Fund and Allianz Global Investors U.S. LLC; and to transact such other business as may properly come before the Meeting or any adjournments at the meeting.

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