Despite the fact that many observers are still pessimistic as to whether corporate governance reform will bring a noticeable positive change to the Japanese economy, there have been some notable changes already, in the opinion of the writer of this article, Louise Dudley, Hermes Global Equities Portfolio Manager. In Ms. Dudley’s view, it will take time and patience but will be worth it in the end.
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Source: Investment intelligence for the Fund Professional
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