Japan is slowly closing the gap on ESG reform

Japan is slowly closing the gap on ESG reform

SYZ AM has just published the Overview of ESG Matters in Japan report, which evaluates the progress of Japanese companies on ESG metrics. Japan is often said to be lagging the rest of the developed world in ESG practices. However, analysis from Joël Le Saux, portfolio manager of the OYSTER Japan Opportunities fund, and Yoko Otsuka, Japan analyst at SYZ Asset Management, reveals a more nuanced picture. In their latest publication, the pair undertakes a comprehensive review of how Japanese companies...

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