Terumo Calls For Olympus Accountability, Independent Probe

Terumo Corp. (4543) called for accountability at Olympus Corp. (7733) and asked the endoscope maker to announce the findings of an independent investigation into past acquisitions “as soon as possible.”

Terumo President Yutaro Shintaku made the comments at a briefing in Tokyo today. Terumo is the 10th largest shareholder in Olympus, according to Bloomberg data.

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