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EPF's waiver quest on mega bank merger can cut both ways

It may regret move one day when it's on the other side as minority shareholder

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"Our right to vote is critical to protect their financial interests," EPF chief executive Shahril Ridza Ridzuan had remarked - PHOTO: THE STAR PUBLICATION

THE Employees Provident Fund (EPF), keeper of some RM600 billion (S$232 billion) of retirement monies belonging to 14 million working Malaysians, is aching to show its hand on the mega banking merger involving CIMB Group, RHB Capital and Malaysia Building Society Bhd - a union that will create