Tag: proxy advisors

M&A Rises In Importance For Activism

M&A Rises In Importance For Activism

Activist Insight and Kingsdale Advisors launch the first report focusing specifically on M&A activism. Drawing on the expertise of data provider Activist Insight, cross-border strategic advisory firm Kingsdale Advisors, activists, lawyers and investment bankers, the report provides a broad overview […]

Are Top Investors Listening To Proxy Advisors On Pay?

Are Top Investors Listening To Proxy Advisors On Pay?

New research from Proxy Insight demonstrates significant divergence when proxy advisers recommend against Say on Pay Large investors are not following the recommendations on executive compensation set out by Proxy Voting Advisers (”PVA”), a study by data company Proxy Insight […]

The Case For And Against Activist Hedge Funds

The Case For And Against Activist Hedge Funds

The Case For And Against Activist Hedge Funds by igopp Activist hedge funds can count on a number of supporters in academia and in the media rising up in defense of their actions. No doubt activist hedge funds have found […]

The Corporate Governance Preferences Of Institutional Investors

The Corporate Governance Preferences Of Institutional Investors

Behind The Scenes: The Corporate Governance Preferences Of Institutional Investors Joseph A. McCahery Tilburg University – School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC); European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI); Duisenberg School of Finance; Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) Zacharias Sautner […]