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Global investors press harder for women on Asian boards

Legal & General and other managers use voting power in Japan, China and India

Global institutional investors are pressuring big Asian companies to put more women in senior management and director positions. (Photo by Nozomu Ogawa)

TOKYO -- Asian companies face increasing pressure from large fund managers to bolster female representation in management, as more shareholders stress environmental, social and governance principles in their investment choices.

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