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    1. Bank of America, KPMG, Mastercard, and Some 60 Other Top Companies Adopt New ESG Metrics

      Bank of America, KPMG, Mastercard, and Some 60 Other Top Companies Adopt New ESG Metrics
      • Some 60 major companies have agreed to adopt a new ESG reporting framework.
      • ESGs are metrics that measure a company's environmental, social, and governance progress.
      • The effort is being led by the World Economic Forum and the International Business Council, run by Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan...
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    2. Hari Nada Testifies About Ghosn ”Haircut” Scheme In Trial Of Former Nissan Exec Greg Kelly

      Hari Nada Testifies About Ghosn ”Haircut” Scheme In Trial Of Former Nissan Exec Greg Kelly

      TOKYO — Carlos Ghosn was afraid of being fired as CEO of Renault if the world knew how much salary he was really making, according to testimony in the Japanese trial against one of his former deputies, American human resources executive Greg Kelly. A key witness this month turned up the heat on Kelly, who stands accused of attempting to conceal Ghosn’s compensation package from financial documents...

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    3. AT&T Holds Exclusive Talks to Sell DirecTV Stake to TPG

      AT&T Holds Exclusive Talks to Sell DirecTV Stake to TPG

      (Bloomberg) -- AT&T Inc. is holding exclusive talks to sell a significant stake in DirecTV to private equity firm TPG, the latest stage of a monthslong push to unload at least part of the struggling pay-TV business, according to a person familiar with the matter. A potential deal is weeks away, and the talks could still fall apart, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the deliberations are private...

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    4. CoStar and Warburg Are Said to Be Competing to Buy CoreLogic

      CoStar and Warburg Are Said to Be Competing to Buy CoreLogic

      CoStar Group Inc. and a private equity group led by Warburg Pincus are the final bidders competing for data provider CoreLogic Inc., according to people familiar with the matter. CoreLogic, which is evaluating the offers, is expected to decide in the coming weeks whether to proceed with a sale, said the people, asking not to be identified because the matter is private. No final decision has been made, and CoreLogic may choose to remain independent, they added...

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    5. Seed Company Corteva Faces Renewed Activist Pressure

      Seed Company Corteva Faces Renewed Activist Pressure

      Less than two years after Corteva Inc.’s launch, the crop seed and pesticide maker faces pressure from an activist investor—a familiar situation for the company’s executives. Delaware-based Corteva was formed from the agricultural businesses of DuPont and Dow Chemical , both of which contended with activist investors ahead of the 2017 merger that fused the two industrial conglomerates...

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    6. Starboard Seeks to Take Control of Corteva Board, Oust CEO

      Starboard Seeks to Take Control of Corteva Board, Oust CEO

      (Reuters) - Starboard LP is planning to take control of agricultural company Corteva Inc's board and replace its Chief Executive Officer Jim Collins, the Wall Street Journal reported late on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. https://on.wsj.com/35ZmERY The activist investor has privately nominated eight directors to Corteva's 12-person board, the Journal reported, adding that Starboard is aiming to oust Collins over 'mediocre performance'...

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    7. Former Ripple Board Member Tapped to Lead Biden’s Occ:

      Former Ripple Board Member Tapped to Lead Biden’s Occ:

      Michael S. Barr, a former U.S. Treasury Department official and onetime member of Ripple’s board of advisers, is likely to become the next Comptroller of the Currency, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. If named and confirmed by the U.S. Senate, Barr will succeed Brian Brooks, the former Coinbase executive who served as Acting Comptroller for the last half of 2020. Barr is currently a dean at the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy...

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    8. Biden Picks Chopra, Gensler for Financial Oversight Roles

      Biden Picks Chopra, Gensler for Financial Oversight Roles

      WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is set to nominate Rohit Chopra as the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, tapping a progressive ally of Sen. Elizabeth Warren to helm the agency whose creation she championed. Chopra, a commissioner at the Federal Trade Commission, helped launch the agency after the 2008 financial crisis and served as deputy director, where he sounded the alarm about skyrocketing levels of student loan debt...

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