1. Articles in category: BoardNews

    73-96 of 10545 « 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 438 439 440 »
    1. AT&T Exploring Deal For Its DirecTV Unit

      AT&T Exploring Deal For Its DirecTV Unit

      AT&T Inc. is taking a fresh look at its DirecTV business, according to people familiar with the matter, exploring a deal for a service wounded by cord-cutting. The telecom and media giant and its advisers at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. have been in talks with private-equity suitors about the satellite TV unit, some of the people said...

      Read Full Article
    2. SEC Amends Accredited Investor Definition

      SEC Amends Accredited Investor Definition

      On Aug. 26, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced amendments to the definitions of “accredited investor” and “qualified institutional buyer” (QIBs) to expand the universe of investors who are eligible to participate in certain common types of private securities offerings (available here ). The amendment is effective 60 days after publication in the Federal Register...

      Read Full Article
      Mentions: The SEC Investor SEC
    3. The CEO of Secretive Data Analysis Startup Palantir Made Over $12 Million Last Year, and Will Get $800,000 in Travel Stipends in 2020

      The CEO of Secretive Data Analysis Startup Palantir Made Over $12 Million Last Year, and Will Get $800,000 in Travel Stipends in 2020
      • In SEC paperwork to go public, secretive data company Palantir revealed its CEO Alexander Karp made $12 million last year and had a travel stipend of $600,000.
      • Karp also was compensated for nearly $1 million for "the person use of chartered aircraft."
      • Palantir filed IPO paperwork the day after a slew of unicorn-status enterprise tech startups filed to go public...
      Read Full Article
      Mentions: IPO stock options SEC
    4. Activist Investor Says Harley-Davidson “Is on the Right Track Again"

      Activist Investor Says Harley-Davidson “Is on the Right Track Again"

      The Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) activist investor who helped oust ex-CEO Matt Levatich earlier this year says his replacement is just what the motorcycle maker needs. Impala Asset Management founder Bob Bishop told Reuters that under the leadership of Jochen Zeitz, "For the first time in five to six years, the company is on the right track again...

      Read Full Article
    5. Disney Executive Pay Cuts May Be Coming to an End

      Disney Executive Pay Cuts May Be Coming to an End

      According to documents obtained by Deadline , temporary salary reductions for executives at The Walt Disney Company are ending on August 23rd. The reductions went into effect on April 5th as a cost cutting measure in the early weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic. The cuts ranged from 20% for Vice Presidents, up to 50% for CEO Bob Chapek and 100% for Chairman Bob Iger...

      Read Full Article
    6. KKR Expands Board Diversity at Its U.S.-Based Businesses

      KKR Expands Board Diversity at Its U.S.-Based Businesses

      (Bloomberg) -- KKR & Co. added at least two diverse directors to the board of every company it controls in the U.S., part of a bigger push to expand its focus on underrepresented groups. About 30% of directors on the boards of KKR-owned American companies are now women or ethnic minorities, according to an investor letter obtained by Bloomberg...

      Read Full Article
      Mentions: KKR Carlyle stake
    7. China Makes Investor Class Actions Easier in Crackdown on Corporate Fraud

      China Makes Investor Class Actions Easier in Crackdown on Corporate Fraud

      China wants its army of mom-and-pop investors to take corporate fraudsters to task with landmark class action lawsuits, but heavy government involvement means they are not likely to be as common as in other legal systems, lawyers and investors said. The legal framework, which follows a series of scandals and official vows to crack down on corporate malfeasance, is the latest move to deepen and improve capital markets in China, where 80% of trading is conducted by retail investors...

      Read Full Article
    73-96 of 10545 « 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 438 439 440 »
  1. Categories

    1. BoardProspects Features:

      BoardBlogs, BoardKnowledge, BoardMoves, BoardNews, BoardProspects Announcements, BoardProspects CEO, CEO Blog, In the News, Partner Publications, Question of The Week, Sponsored Content
  2. Popular Articles

  3. People in the News

    1. (21 articles) CEO
    2. (3 articles) BlackRock
    3. (2 articles) Paul Singer
    4. (2 articles) Chevron
    5. (2 articles) Sundar Pichai
    6. (2 articles) Luba Greenwood
    7. (2 articles) Charlie Scharf
    8. (2 articles) Leadership
    9. (2 articles) Steve Easterbrook
    10. (2 articles) Palantir
    11. (2 articles) Easterbrook
    12. (2 articles) Attorneys
  4. Organizations in the News

    1. (9 articles) Bloomberg
    2. (9 articles) AMP
    3. (7 articles) SEC
    4. (6 articles) Twitter
    5. (5 articles) Comcast
    6. (4 articles) Congress
    7. (4 articles) Tesla
    8. (4 articles) The SEC
    9. (3 articles) Target
    10. (3 articles) UBS
    11. (3 articles) Procter & Gamble
    12. (3 articles) SoftBank
  5. Locations in the News

    1. (11 articles) Management
    2. (2 articles) Hedge Fund
    3. (2 articles) Investment
    4. (1 articles) Board Chair
    5. (1 articles) BoardProspects
    6. (1 articles) UK
  6. Subjects in the News

    1. (26 articles) Board of directors
    2. (25 articles) Board
    3. (18 articles) Activist
    4. (14 articles) Companies
    5. (12 articles) stake
    6. (12 articles) Investor
    7. (10 articles) Diversity
    8. (9 articles) stock options
    9. (9 articles) Wall Street
    10. (8 articles) Boards
    11. (8 articles) Bank
    12. (8 articles) Investors