HC Picks 320

July 28, 2021
by Akane Hashimoto

Period : July 18, 2021 – July 21, 2021

Category : [Governance/Stewardship/Fiduciary] [Market] [Business]

-Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities-

● ESG-friendly investment funds may not be so kind to investors

 > “It is clear that retail investors trust distributors.”


● BlackRock upgrades Japan stocks, says they’re attractive despite Olympics Covid risks

 > “Might be an interesting read.”

● Tokyo Stock Exchange chief defends Japan’s progress on corporate governance

 > “Oh, Toshiba’s case shouldn’t be special. We would request further transparency on corporate disclosures.”


● MGM Resorts Reveals Plans for $9 Billion Casino in Japan

 > “The project delay might have helped casino operators and promoters under this COVID situation.”