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The Huffington Post
Tribune Gets $70.5 Million Investment, Rejects Gannett Offerto withhold support for the latter's eight nominees to the board of directors a
Tribune Gets $70.5 Million Investment, Rejects Gannett Offer
The Huffington Post / Posted 9 hours ago
to withhold support for the latter's eight nominees to the board of directors at its annual meeting June 2. Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services Inc recommended that Tribune shareholders vote for the nominated directors. Oaktree... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Gannett threatens to pull revised offer after Tribune rejects itcritical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant
Gannett threatens to pull revised offer after Tribune rejects it
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 17 hours ago
critical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant media.” Tribune also said on Sunday that Institutional Shareholder Services Inc., a corporate governance advisory firm, recommended Tribune shareholders vote for the... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Gannett threatens to pull revised offer after Tribune rejects itcritical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant
Gannett threatens to pull revised offer after Tribune rejects it
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 17 hours ago
critical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant media.” Tribune also said on Sunday that Institutional Shareholder Services Inc., a corporate governance advisory firm, recommended Tribune shareholders vote for the... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Gannett threatens to pull revised offer after Tribune rejects itcritical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant
Gannett threatens to pull revised offer after Tribune rejects it
Naples Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
critical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant media.” Tribune also said on Sunday that Institutional Shareholder Services Inc., a corporate governance advisory firm, recommended Tribune shareholders vote for the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Gannett threatens to pull revised offer after Tribune rejects itcritical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant
Gannett threatens to pull revised offer after Tribune rejects it
The Arizona Republic / Posted 19 hours ago
critical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant media.” Tribune also said on Sunday that Institutional Shareholder Services Inc., a corporate governance advisory firm, recommended Tribune shareholders vote for the... Read more
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Fortune
Tribune Publishing Is Rejecting Gannett’s Latest Offerhas urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Trib
Tribune Publishing Is Rejecting Gannett’s Latest Offer
Fortune / Posted yesterday
has urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Tribune’s board last week. Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recommended that Tribune shareholders vote for the nominated directors. The second... Read more
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FOX Business
Tribune Publishing to Reject Gannett Offerhas urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Trib
Tribune Publishing to Reject Gannett Offer
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
has urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Tribune's board last week. Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS)recommended that Tribune shareholders vote for the nominated directors. The... Read more
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FOX Business
Tribune Publishing to Reject Gannett Offerhas urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Trib
Tribune Publishing to Reject Gannett Offer
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
has urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Tribune's board last week. Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS)recommended that Tribune shareholders vote for the nominated directors. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tribune Publishing to reject Gannett offer, will share infohas urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Trib
Tribune Publishing to reject Gannett offer, will share info
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
has urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Tribune's board last week. Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS)recommended that Tribune shareholders vote for the nominated directors. The... Read more
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Reuters
Tribune Publishing to reject Gannett offer, will share infohas urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Trib
Tribune Publishing to reject Gannett offer, will share info
Reuters / Posted yesterday
has urged the Chicago-based company to explore a sale and sent a letter to Tribune's board last week. Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS)recommended that Tribune shareholders vote for the nominated directors. The... Read more
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Business Wire
Leading Proxy Advisory Firm ISS Recommends Tribune Shareholders Vote “For” Majority of DirectorsCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tribune Publishing Co. (NYSE: TPUB) today announced t
Leading Proxy Advisory Firm ISS Recommends Tribune Shareholders Vote “For” Majority of Directors
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tribune Publishing Co. (NYSE: TPUB) today announced that Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (“ISS”), a leading independent proxy voting and corporate governance advisory firm, recommended Tribune shareholders vote “For”... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
More Fallout in Viacom War: Board Members Ventin January even though Viacom's stock had plunged more than 40 percent in the p
More Fallout in Viacom War: Board Members Vent
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
in January even though Viacom's stock had plunged more than 40 percent in the previous year. In 2015, proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services issued a rare recommendation against re-election of all five compensation committee... Read more
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WA Today
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebukecomment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensatio
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebuke
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
comment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensation. Two of the largest proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co, lobbied against this year's plan, with ISS saying CEO pay at New... Read more
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Canberra Times
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebukecomment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensatio
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebuke
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
comment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensation. Two of the largest proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co, lobbied against this year's plan, with ISS saying CEO pay at New... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebukecomment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensatio
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebuke
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
comment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensation. Two of the largest proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co, lobbied against this year's plan, with ISS saying CEO pay at New... Read more
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The Age
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebukecomment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensatio
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebuke
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
comment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensation. Two of the largest proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co, lobbied against this year's plan, with ISS saying CEO pay at New... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebukecomment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensatio
Goldman's compensation plan draws shareholder rebuke
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
comment on Friday's vote or whether Goldman Sachs intends to adjust compensation. Two of the largest proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co, lobbied against this year's plan, with ISS saying CEO pay at New... Read more
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The Irish Times
Goldman investors revolt over executive paypay plan in a non-binding vote. Last month Citigroup sustained a 36 per cent vo
Goldman investors revolt over executive pay
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
pay plan in a non-binding vote. Last month Citigroup sustained a 36 per cent vote against its executive remuneration deal. Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis, corporate governance groups that advise investors on how to vote,... Read more
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FOX Business
Does Netflix, Inc. Listen to You? (Hint: Nope, Not at All)shareholder vote counts weren't enough to convince you, let me point to an inde
Does Netflix, Inc. Listen to You? (Hint: Nope, Not at All)
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
shareholder vote counts weren't enough to convince you, let me point to an independent expert instead. Proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services rates governance policies on a scale from 1 to 10, where low scores are great and high... Read more
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FOX Business
Does Netflix, Inc. Listen to You? (Hint: Nope, Not at All)shareholder vote counts weren't enough to convince you, let me point to an inde
Does Netflix, Inc. Listen to You? (Hint: Nope, Not at All)
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
shareholder vote counts weren't enough to convince you, let me point to an independent expert instead. Proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services rates governance policies on a scale from 1 to 10, where low scores are great and high... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Foxtons and Paddy Power Betfair survive shareholder votes on bosses' paypast year. His total pay package could reach £2.3 million for this year, inclu
Foxtons and Paddy Power Betfair survive shareholder votes on bosses' pay
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
past year. His total pay package could reach £2.3 million for this year, including maximum potential bonuses. Advisers Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass Lewis recommended that their clients vote down the remuneration report... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Standard Life faces investor ire over executive payon the company to offer higher pay. Shareholder advisory services Pensions & I
Standard Life faces investor ire over executive pay
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
on the company to offer higher pay. Shareholder advisory services Pensions & Investment Research Consultants (PIRC) and Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) had both recommended a vote against the pay report The shareholder groups... Read more
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Reuters
Standard Life faces investor ire over executive payon the company to offer higher pay. Shareholder advisory services Pensions & I
Standard Life faces investor ire over executive pay
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
on the company to offer higher pay. Shareholder advisory services Pensions & Investment Research Consultants (PIRC) and Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) had both recommended a vote against the pay report The shareholder groups... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Crest Nicholson, Carclo, Victrex & morewhich has released a buoyant statement this morning. The reason for its cheer i
Crest Nicholson, Carclo, Victrex & more
Investors Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
which has released a buoyant statement this morning. The reason for its cheer is three well-known proxy advisers - Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), Glass Lewis and Pensions & Investment Research Consultants (Pirc) - all agree... Read more
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Boston Globe
IRobot board challengers get Glass Lewis supportthe investment firm’s candidates. Red Mountain Capital Partners received a sim
IRobot board challengers get Glass Lewis support
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
the investment firm’s candidates. Red Mountain Capital Partners received a similar endorsement earlier this week from Institutional Shareholder Services, the country’s other major advisory firm. Both ISS and Glass Lewis play key roles in... Read more
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Investopedia
Chipotle's Board Members Survived E.coli, For Now (CMG)number of shares can now hold board members' feet to the fire and or nominate t
Chipotle's Board Members Survived E.coli, For Now (CMG)
Investopedia / Posted 12 days ago
number of shares can now hold board members' feet to the fire and or nominate their own board candidates. Last month, Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), an influential proxy advisory firm, recommended that shareholders not re-elect... Read more
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Business Wire
Green Dot Disagrees with Proxy Advisory Firm ISS’ AnalysisDot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT) (the “Company”) today issued the following statemen
Green Dot Disagrees with Proxy Advisory Firm ISS’ Analysis
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT) (the “Company”) today issued the following statement in response to a May 11, 2016 report from Institutional Shareholder Services (“ISS”) relating to the election of directors to Green Dot’s Board of Directors at the... Read more
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Fortune
Chipotle’s Shareholders Just Voted for More Power to Pick the Company’s BoardFriedman, saying the chain’s recent food safety crisis shows the company needs
Chipotle’s Shareholders Just Voted for More Power to Pick the Company’s Board
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
Friedman, saying the chain’s recent food safety crisis shows the company needs a more independent and diverse board. Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), a major proxy advisory firm, recommended votes against Flynn and audit committee... Read more
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Market Watch
Chipotle board remains intact after re-election fightthat own a certain number of shares the ability to nominate their own board can
Chipotle board remains intact after re-election fight
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
that own a certain number of shares the ability to nominate their own board candidates. Influential proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services last month recommended that shareholders vote against the re-election of Nominating and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Median female CEO actually out-earned her male peer in 2015going to more than 300 CEOs in the S&P 500, an analysis conducted by ISS Corpor
Median female CEO actually out-earned her male peer in 2015
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
going to more than 300 CEOs in the S&P 500, an analysis conducted by ISS Corporate Solutions, a subsidiary of proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services that provides research to companies. A few notes about the analyses: They rely on totals... Read more
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Orange County Register
Chipotle spends $1 billion on stock buybacks as recovery lagsdirectors Patrick Flynn and Darlene Friedman, both longtime members of nominati
Chipotle spends $1 billion on stock buybacks as recovery lags
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
directors Patrick Flynn and Darlene Friedman, both longtime members of nominating and corporate governance committee. Institutional Shareholder Services, which advises on proxy votes, also called for shareholders to oppose... Read more
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Denver Post
Chipotle shareholders opt not to oust directorshaving served for over a decade," CtW wrote in an open letter to shareholders.
Chipotle shareholders opt not to oust directors
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
having served for over a decade," CtW wrote in an open letter to shareholders. CtW was joined a few weeks later by Institutional Shareholder Services, a leading proxy advisor, which opposed the re-election of Flynn and Friedman as well as... Read more
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FOX Business
Chipotle Annual Meeting Could Be 'Referendum' on Board: Activistthe shareholder proposal fell just short of a majority, faring far better than
Chipotle Annual Meeting Could Be 'Referendum' on Board: Activist
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
the shareholder proposal fell just short of a majority, faring far better than the company's version. Proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) and Glass Lewis have recommended voting for the shareholder proposal and against... Read more
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FOX Business
Chipotle Annual Meeting Could Be 'Referendum' on Board: Activistfell just short of a majority, faring far better than the company's version. C
Chipotle Annual Meeting Could Be 'Referendum' on Board: Activist
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
fell just short of a majority, faring far better than the company's version. Continue Reading Below Proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) and Glass Lewis have recommended voting for the shareholder proposal and against... Read more
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Fortune
Chipotle Investors Plan to Slam Board at Shareholder Meeting Wednesdaythe shareholder proposal fell just short of a majority, faring far better than
Chipotle Investors Plan to Slam Board at Shareholder Meeting Wednesday
Fortune / Posted 13 days ago
the shareholder proposal fell just short of a majority, faring far better than the company’s version. Proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) and Glass Lewis have recommended voting for the shareholder proposal and against... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chipotle annual meeting could to be 'referendum' on board: activistthe shareholder proposal fell just short of a majority, faring far better than
Chipotle annual meeting could to be 'referendum' on board: activist
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
the shareholder proposal fell just short of a majority, faring far better than the company's version. Proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) and Glass Lewis have recommended voting for the shareholder proposal and against... Read more
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Boston Globe
Setback for iRobot management in battle over board seatswon a big victory in his campaign to get on iRobot’s board: an endorsement from
Setback for iRobot management in battle over board seats
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
won a big victory in his campaign to get on iRobot’s board: an endorsement from an influential shareholder advisory firm. Institutional Shareholder Services this week endorsed Red Mountain Capital’s slate of two candidates for the iRobot board of... Read more
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Business Wire
Red Mountain Releases Letter to iRobot Shareholdersof shareholders on Wednesday, May 25th. I’m pleased to share with you that a l
Red Mountain Releases Letter to iRobot Shareholders
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
of shareholders on Wednesday, May 25th. I’m pleased to share with you that a leading independent proxy advisory firm, Institutional Shareholder Services (“ISS”), has recommended that iRobot shareholders vote for both our nominees on Red... Read more
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The Morning Call
Median female CEO actually out-earned her male peer in 2015going to more than 300 CEOs in the S&P 500, an analysis conducted by ISS Corpor
Median female CEO actually out-earned her male peer in 2015
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
going to more than 300 CEOs in the S&P 500, an analysis conducted by ISS Corporate Solutions, a subsidiary of proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services that provides research to companies. A few notes about the analyses: They rely on totals... Read more
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TribLIVE
Median female CEO actually out-earned her male peer in 2015going to more than 300 CEOs in the S&P 500, an analysis conducted by ISS Corpor
Median female CEO actually out-earned her male peer in 2015
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
going to more than 300 CEOs in the S&P 500, an analysis conducted by ISS Corporate Solutions, a subsidiary of proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services that provides research to companies. A few notes about the analyses: They rely on totals... Read more
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Business Wire
The Rosen Law Firm Ranked 2nd in the Nation for Second Year in a Row by Institutional Shareholder ServicesRosen Law Firm has been ranked 2nd in the nation for the number of securities c
The Rosen Law Firm Ranked 2nd in the Nation for Second Year in a Row by Institutional Shareholder Services
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
Rosen Law Firm has been ranked 2nd in the nation for the number of securities class action settlements in 2015 by Institutional Shareholder Services, Inc. This ranking is featured in the ISS report “Top 50 for 2015” and marks the second... Read more
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The Irish Times
Business Week: Good news for new governmentinvestors has said: “There does not appear to be a material disconnect between
Business Week: Good news for new government
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
investors has said: “There does not appear to be a material disconnect between pay and performance” at the company. The Institutional Shareholder Services didn’t write them a blank cheque though. It said it was concerned about the lack of... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
University of Phoenix investors OK sale to private backersindependent advisory firm, told Apollo Education the deal offered "the relative
University of Phoenix investors OK sale to private backers
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
independent advisory firm, told Apollo Education 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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CommonDreams.org
On the Day of Verizon’s Annual Shareholder Meeting, Verizon Strikers & Supporters to Hold Nationwide Protests as Shareholder Unrest Growswas terminated in 2015, CEO Lowell McAdam would have received $40.2 million und
On the Day of Verizon’s Annual Shareholder Meeting, Verizon Strikers & Supporters to Hold Nationwide Protests as Shareholder Unrest Grows
CommonDreams.org / Posted 18 days ago
was terminated in 2015, CEO Lowell McAdam would have received $40.2 million under the current policy. Supporters include: Institutional Shareholder Services, CalPERS and CalSTRS Proposal #9, the International Brotherhood of Electric Workers... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Stephen Feinberg reduces stake in Ally Financial to less than 5%to just less than 5 percent, the level that requires reporting ownership to the
Stephen Feinberg reduces stake in Ally Financial to less than 5%
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 19 days ago
to just less than 5 percent, the level that requires reporting ownership to the Securities and Exchange Commission. Institutional Shareholder Services last month urged Ally shareholders to vote against members of the board’s audit committee... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Is Facebook's Stock Split Idea Good for Investors?structures on average tend to underperform by a host of relevant metrics. A rec
Is Facebook's Stock Split Idea Good for Investors?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
structures on average tend to underperform by a host of relevant metrics. A recent study from corporate-governance watchdog Institutional Shareholder Services found: "Controlled companies generally underperformed non-controlled firms over all... Read more
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FOX Business
Is Facebook's Stock Split Idea Good for Investors?structures on average tend to underperform by a host of relevant metrics. A rec
Is Facebook's Stock Split Idea Good for Investors?
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
structures on average tend to underperform by a host of relevant metrics. A recent study from corporate-governance watchdog Institutional Shareholder Services found: "Controlled companies generally underperformed non-controlled firms over all... Read more
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FOX Business
Is Facebook's Stock Split Idea Good for Investors?structures on average tend to underperform by a host of relevant metrics. A rec
Is Facebook's Stock Split Idea Good for Investors?
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
structures on average tend to underperform by a host of relevant metrics. A recent study from corporate-governance watchdog Institutional Shareholder Services found: "Controlled companies generally underperformed non-controlled firms over all... Read more
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The Irish Times
Shareholder advisory firm has concerns over Smurfit Kappa bonus schemesupport from an influential advisory firm to major investors, ahead of the pape
Shareholder advisory firm has concerns over Smurfit Kappa bonus scheme
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
support from an influential advisory firm to major investors, ahead of the paper packaging group’s agm on Friday. Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), a proxy advisory firm, said it was concerned about the lack of retrospective... Read more
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The Irish Times
Stocktake: CRH’s executive pay under scrutiny€9.65 million. Last Thursday, more than 40 per cent of CRH shareholders voted
Stocktake: CRH’s executive pay under scrutiny
The Irish Times / Posted 21 days ago
€9.65 million. Last Thursday, more than 40 per cent of CRH shareholders voted to reject the pay deal, with investor group Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) drily noting performance targets had “not been made significantly more challenging... Read more
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