While ValueAct is still on Olympus’ board, it no longer holds significant interest, data collected by Bloomberg shows. The fund, which has more than $12 billion in assets under management, remains active in Japan. ValueAct won a board seat at a Japanese material maker JSR Corp. last June. and now urges Seven & i Holdings Co. to improve the company’s valuation by saying that “shareholder intervention may now be necessary”.

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