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Not All Activist Investors Are Made the Same

Not All Activist Investors Are Made the Same

Not All Activist Investors Are Made the Same by New Constructs Activist investors are supposed to play a critical role in the economy. They identify underperforming managers or conflicts of interest that prevent a company from achieving its potential. A […]

Bill Ackman Slashes Canadian Pacific Railway Stake

Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square has unloaded a sizable stake in Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP), and losses from its Valeant Pharmaceuticals position are being blamed. The activist investor typically keeps the number of stocks in his firm’s portfolio relatively short […]