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The Arizona Republic
University of Phoenix owner extends voting deadline for buyoutadvisory firm, told Apollo Education that the deal offered "the relative certai
University of Phoenix owner extends voting deadline for buyout
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 hours ago
advisory firm, told Apollo Education that the deal offered "the relative certainty of cash at a premium." Meanwhile, Institutional Shareholder Services reportedly described the offer as "extraordinarily low valuation." The company itself... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Yahoo!'s board has seen 47 directors since 1995: boardexYahoo! has had 47 directors since 1995, 39 of which came in 2007 or later. Pat
Yahoo!'s board has seen 47 directors since 1995: boardex
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
Yahoo! has had 47 directors since 1995, 39 of which came in 2007 or later. Pat McGurn, special counsel at proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services, notes that before the four new directors were installed Wednesday the average tenure of... Read more
1d
Market Watch
Shire shareholders rebel over CEO pay risebase pay will also be frozen for three years. But the scale of the salary incr
Shire shareholders rebel over CEO pay rise
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
base pay will also be frozen for three years. But the scale of the salary increase raised concerns for some shareholders. Institutional Shareholder Services, an influential investor adviser, recommended to clients that they vote against the pay... Read more
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Business Wire
ISS Recommends Benchmark Shareholders Vote for Change on Engaged Capital's BLUE Proxyequities and a 4.9% shareholder of Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (“BHE” or the “C
ISS Recommends Benchmark Shareholders Vote for Change on Engaged Capital's BLUE Proxy
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
equities and a 4.9% shareholder of Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (“BHE” or the “Company”) (NYSE: BHE), announced today that Institutional Shareholder Services (“ISS”), a leading independent proxy voting advisory firm, has recommended that Benchmark... Read more
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Denver Post
Proxy advisor joins in campaign to change Chipotle's board makeupboard makeup as it tries to bounce back from disease outbreaks that scared off
Proxy advisor joins in campaign to change Chipotle's board makeup
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
board makeup as it tries to bounce back from disease outbreaks that scared off customers. Influential proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. has published a report recommending shareholders vote against the re-election of two... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
BofA shareholders approve pay for top executivesincurred by the bank. Bank of America's board had recommended voting against t
BofA shareholders approve pay for top executives
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
incurred by the bank. Bank of America's board had recommended voting against the proposal, as had proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass, Lewis & Co. Investors also ratified PricewaterhouseCoopers as Bank of... Read more
2d
TheStreet.com
Apollo Education may sell university if buyout failsat a premium to prevailing market prices and is the best time- and risk-adjuste
Apollo Education may sell university if buyout fails
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
at a premium to prevailing market prices and is the best time- and risk-adjusted outcome for shareholders at this time." Institutional Shareholder Services has recommended Apollo Education shareholders vote against the deal. That ISS report was... Read more
2d
The Globe and Mail
Canadian pension funds support call for more transparency at Bombardierunit and stock option plans. Despite the pension funds’ objections and concern
Canadian pension funds support call for more transparency at Bombardier
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
unit and stock option plans. Despite the pension funds’ objections and concerns expressed by proxy advisory firms such as Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass Lewis, the two proposals are likely to carry as the firm’s founding family... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wells Fargo investors approve board and pay for top executivesback to 2006, according to Proxy Monitor. John Stumpf is Wells Fargo's chairma
Wells Fargo investors approve board and pay for top executives
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
back to 2006, according to Proxy Monitor. John Stumpf is Wells Fargo's chairman and chief executive. Proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) had recommended investors approve all the board nominees and oppose the two... Read more
4d
Market Watch
Caterpillar CEO's 2015 pay package reached $17.9MCEO since July 2010. Executive pay at Caterpillar has come under scrutiny. Last
Caterpillar CEO's 2015 pay package reached $17.9M
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
CEO since July 2010. Executive pay at Caterpillar has come under scrutiny. Last year, proxy advisers Glass Lewis & Co. and Institutional Shareholder Services Inc., along with the union-affiliated CtW Investment Group, had urged shareholders to vote... Read more
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WA Today
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gainand are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings,
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gain
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
and are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings, often rely on proxy advisers such as Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co to guide them.Pay grades While those services are often invaluable,... Read more
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The Age
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gainand are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings,
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gain
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
and are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings, often rely on proxy advisers such as Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co to guide them. Pay grades While those services are often... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gainand are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings,
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gain
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
and are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings, often rely on proxy advisers such as Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co to guide them.Pay grades While those services are often invaluable,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gainand are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings,
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gain
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
and are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings, often rely on proxy advisers such as Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co to guide them.Pay grades While those services are often invaluable,... Read more
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6d
Sydney Morning Herald
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gainand are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings,
Ultimate Software CEO Scott Scherr's huge pay easier to swallow with 1000pc stock gain
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
and are expected to cast several votes for each at annual shareholder meetings, often rely on proxy advisers such as Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co to guide them. Pay grades While those services are often... Read more
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7d
iol.co.za
Anglo shares fall as results dismaybalance sheet, sale and closure of non-core assets. Reuters reported that inve
Anglo shares fall as results dismay
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
balance sheet, sale and closure of non-core assets. Reuters reported that investor advisory groups such as ShareSoc and Institutional Shareholder Services were also up in arms at Anglo chief executive Mark Cutifani’s pay package – $4.88 million... Read more
8d
Eye Witness News
Anglo American Q1 production falls at most unitsthe company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share p
Anglo American Q1 production falls at most units
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
the company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share price, prompting groups such as ShareSoc and Institutional Shareholder Services to question Chief Executive Mark Cutifani's salary, which they say is too high. However,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Anglo American’s production dipsthe company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share p
Anglo American’s production dips
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
the company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share price, prompting groups such as ShareSoc and Institutional Shareholder Services to question Chief Executive Mark Cutifani's salary, which they say is too high. However,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Anglo American's Q1 production fallsthe company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share p
Anglo American's Q1 production falls
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
the company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share price, prompting groups such as ShareSoc and Institutional Shareholder Services to question Chief Executive Mark Cutifani's salary, which they say is too high. However,... Read more
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8d
Herald Sun
Anglo American's Q1 production fallsthe company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share p
Anglo American's Q1 production falls
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
the company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share price, prompting groups such as ShareSoc and Institutional Shareholder Services to question Chief Executive Mark Cutifani's salary, which they say is too high. However,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Anglo American's Q1 production fallsthe company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share p
Anglo American's Q1 production falls
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the company said. The fall in commodities prices has hit the company's share price, prompting groups such as ShareSoc and Institutional Shareholder Services to question Chief Executive Mark Cutifani's salary, which they say is too high. However,... Read more
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8d
The Globe and Mail
Couche-Tard chairman says Bay Street investors blocking founders’ controlthat investors rejected the idea given the stellar returns on investment genera
Couche-Tard chairman says Bay Street investors blocking founders’ control
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
that investors rejected the idea given the stellar returns on investment generated by the four founders. Proxy advisers Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co. recommended shareholders vote against the plan. Lacking time to... Read more
10d
Market Watch
Does it pay for your company’s directors have open relationships?to just one board, according to Lori Ryan, director of the Corporate Governance
Does it pay for your company’s directors have open relationships?
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
to just one board, according to Lori Ryan, director of the Corporate Governance Institute at San Diego State University. Institutional Shareholder Services Inc., which provides proxy advisory services to investors, takes a more expansive view. It... Read more
10d
Business Wire
SunOpta Announces Amendments to Shareholder Rights Plan10, 2016 (the “Meeting”). The amendments were made in response to comments from
SunOpta Announces Amendments to Shareholder Rights Plan
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
10, 2016 (the “Meeting”). The amendments were made in response to comments from ISS Proxy Advisory Services, a branch of Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (“ISS”), a proxy voting advisory and corporate governance services firm. “We are... Read more
14d
The Globe and Mail
Suncor urged to reveal how much it spends on government lobbying effortsbehind a resolution calling on Suncor Energy Inc. to disclose how much it spend
Suncor urged to reveal how much it spends on government lobbying efforts
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
behind a resolution calling on Suncor Energy Inc. to disclose how much it spends on its government lobbying efforts. Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) and Glass Lewis & Co. – the two largest firms in North America that advise... Read more
14d
The Star
BP investors say “no” to CEO Dudley’s US$20mil pay dealBritain’s biggest mutual life and pensions fund, Royal London Asset Management,
BP investors say “no” to CEO Dudley’s US$20mil pay deal
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
Britain’s biggest mutual life and pensions fund, Royal London Asset Management, and two shareholder advisers, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis, had all recommended rejecting Dudley’s pay. “The 59.1% vote against the... Read more
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Market Watch
Smith & Nephew holders oppose exec pay dealacknowledged that a "significant number" of shareholders were opposed to the pr
Smith & Nephew holders oppose exec pay deal
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
acknowledged that a "significant number" of shareholders were opposed to the principle of exercising discretion on pay. Institutional Shareholder Services, an influential investor adviser, recommended to clients that they vote against the pay... Read more
14d
Architect Magazine
Bill Pulte Taps a High-Powered Law Firm in His Fight Against His Own Companyfor all of their vetted member candidates for the board, as recommended by a th
Bill Pulte Taps a High-Powered Law Firm in His Fight Against His Own Company
Architect Magazine / Posted 14 days ago
for all of their vetted member candidates for the board, as recommended by a third-party corporate management consultancy, Institutional Shareholder Services. In response, Mr. Pulte has hired New York investment law firm Olshan Frome Wolosky to... Read more
15d
Fortune
BP's Shareholders Are in Revolt Over CEO's Payrevolted against the pay with Britain’s biggest mutual life and pensions fund,
BP's Shareholders Are in Revolt Over CEO's Pay
Fortune / Posted 15 days ago
revolted against the pay with Britain’s biggest mutual life and pensions fund, Royal London, and two shareholder advisers, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis, all recommending rejecting it. “This is a significant vote. It gives the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
BP chief weathers shareholder discontent over $20M pay packbillion), was among those complaining BP's award system was too complex. Royal
BP chief weathers shareholder discontent over $20M pay pack
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
billion), was among those complaining BP's award system was too complex. Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services had also expressed their concerns. BP's fourth quarter earnings plunged 91 percent as the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
BP chief weathers shareholder discontent over $20M pay packbillion), was among those complaining BP's award system was too complex. Royal
BP chief weathers shareholder discontent over $20M pay pack
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 days ago
billion), was among those complaining BP's award system was too complex. Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services had also expressed their concerns. BP's fourth quarter earnings plunged 91 percent as the... Read more
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SKY News
BP Pay Row: 'We Hear You' Says ChairmanMr Dudley's pay deal as "simply too high" while other critics include Royal Lon
BP Pay Row: 'We Hear You' Says Chairman
SKY News / Posted 15 days ago
Mr Dudley's pay deal as "simply too high" while other critics include Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services. The Institute of Directors said it feared an endorsement "could send the wrong message... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
BP chief Bob Dudley faces shareholder anger over pay amid losses and job cutsgroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal “simply too high”, while Royal London A
BP chief Bob Dudley faces shareholder anger over pay amid losses and job cuts
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal “simply too high”, while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against Mr Dudley’s pay deal is only... Read more
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heraldscotland
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over £13.8m pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over £13.8m pay package
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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SKY News
BP Boss Faces Backlash Over 20% Pay RiseMr Dudley's pay deal as "simply too high" while other critics include Royal Lon
BP Boss Faces Backlash Over 20% Pay Rise
SKY News / Posted 15 days ago
Mr Dudley's pay deal as "simply too high" while other critics include Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services. The Institute of Directors said it feared an endorsement "could send the wrong message... Read more
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thebee
BP Boss Faces Backlash Over 20% Pay RiseMr Dudley's pay deal as "simply too high" while other critics include Royal Lon
BP Boss Faces Backlash Over 20% Pay Rise
thebee / Posted 15 days ago
Mr Dudley's pay deal as "simply too high" while other critics include Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services. The Institute of Directors said it feared an endorsement "could send the wrong message... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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15d
Market Watch
As prices plunge, most oil CEOs see drops in paystock-price decline of 11%. Many BP shareholders are incensed by the increase,
As prices plunge, most oil CEOs see drops in pay
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
stock-price decline of 11%. Many BP shareholders are incensed by the increase, and investor-advisory firms including Institutional Shareholder Services are counseling them not to ratify Mr. Dudley's pay package at the company's annual meeting... Read more
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Bury Times
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Bury Times / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Streatham Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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Gazette
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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This is West Country
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
This is West Country / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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Bolton News
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Bolton News / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Croydon Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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Northern Echo
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Northern Echo / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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Oxford Mail
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay packagegroup Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London A
BP boss Bob Dudley faces shareholders amid anger over pay package
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 days ago
group Sharesoc has branded the pay deal "simply too high", while Royal London Asset Management, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services have also expressed their opposition. But any vote against his pay deal is only advisory... Read more
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