TURKEY - The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has urged Turkey to abolish restrictions on pension funds' portfolio limits and allow them a stake in the governance of the companies they are invested in.
A pilot study on corporate governance in Turkey showed that pension funds regulated by the Capital Markets Board at present could not actively participate in companies' governance. Therefore they are subject...
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