Tygh Capital Management offers its investment strategies to institutions through separately managed accounts.  Institutional clients can include corporate pension and profit-sharing plans, Taft-Hartley plans, trusts, estates, charitable institutions, foundations, endowments, municipalities, corporations and registered mutual funds.  Client accounts may be taxable or non-taxable.  Investment discretion is exercised in accordance with the stated investment objectives for the particular client account and, in many cases, is subject to specific written investment guidelines or restrictions designated by the client.