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Agency Costs and Institutional dominated share ownership: activists and governance

Summary: Institutional Investors (II) -such as mutual funds- are rational while not doing research and issuing shareholder proposals; activists and hedge funds may have a role issuing those proposals, so that others have an option to increase their voting value. 1,556 more words

Corporate Governance

Whole Foods Just Had a Major Board of Directors Shakeup

Whole Foods Market named a new chief financial officer and five independent directors who were not on activist investor Jana Partners’ slate, in a dramatic shakeup as the high-end grocer seeks to… 587 more words