Tag archive for ‘Corporate governance’
Lucy P. Marcus On Friday, April 24th, 2015

Lucy Marcus: The Shareholder Spring Continues

LONDON – It is annual general meeting season – the time of year when some of the world’s biggest companies gather to report to shareholders and have some semblance of a conversation with them. For the next More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

Project Volt Brings Activist Investing to Australia

  Investor activism may soon become the name of the game in Australia, as those involved in Project Volt attempted to affect radical change in AMP, a wealth management company, through buying up More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Nelson Peltz Steps Up Proxy Fight with DuPont by Switching Ballots

Nelson Peltz stepped up his activist fight to try to get Dupont to split itself up by encouraging shareholders to consider voting for board nominees not nominated by the company. Peltz requested the use of a More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Carl Icahn Wants Apple to Show him the Money

Some activist investors want power, others prefer the cash. Since Bill Ackman’s  very activist-oriented Pershing Square was a top performer in 2014, it seems that other big investors are realizing that More...

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