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    1. Japan Kept Singapore-Based Activist Investor in Limbo Over Key Toshiba Vote

      Japan Kept Singapore-Based Activist Investor in Limbo Over Key Toshiba Vote

      The government gave Effissimo a green light to vote on July 30, just a day before the meeting, the two government sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity because the information is not public. The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) delayed its approval, one of the government sources told Reuters...

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    2. Three Top WarnerMedia Execs Are Exiting the Company Amid a Major Shakeup Under New CEO Jason Kilar

      Three Top WarnerMedia Execs Are Exiting the Company Amid a Major Shakeup Under New CEO Jason Kilar
      • New WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar is shaking up the company's leadership ranks in a major reorganization that will see three top execs depart the company.
      • The key departures include Bob Greenblatt, chairman of WarnerMedia Entertainment and Direct-to-Consumer; Kevin Reilly, HBO Max's content chief and president of TNT, TBS, and TruTV; and Keith Cocozza, executive vice president, corporate marketing and communications...
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    3. GE Activist Investor Sells Some Stock

      GE Activist Investor Sells Some Stock

      General Electric ( GE ) shareholder Trian Fund Management sold a portion of its stake in the restructuring industrial giant, which continues to look for a turnaround. GE stock rose. Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund sold roughly 15.6 million shares July 31-Aug. 4 at an average price of a little more than $6, according to an SEC filing. That left the activist investor with roughly 43.7 million shares of General Electric, or about half its original stake...

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    4. Activist Investor Cevian Reduces Stake in ABB to Under 5%

      Activist Investor Cevian Reduces Stake in ABB to Under 5%

      Activist shareholder Cevian Capital has reduced its stake in ABB Ltd to less than 5%, according to data on the engineering company's website. Cevian, which campaigned for a separation of ABB's Power Grids business, now holds 4.89% in the maker of electric car charging stations and industrial robots. The holding is a reduction from its 5.34% stake at the end of 2019, according to ABB's annual report...

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    5. Exantas Capital Corp. Announces Acquisition of Management Contract from C-III Capital Partners by ACRES Capital Corp. and $375 Million Financing from MassMutual and Oaktree Capital Management

      Exantas Capital Corp. Announces Acquisition of Management Contract from C-III Capital Partners by ACRES Capital Corp. and $375 Million Financing from MassMutual and Oaktree Capital Management

      Exantas Capital Corp. (NYSE: XAN) (the "Company" or "Exantas") announced today that ACRES Capital Corp. through its subsidiary, ACRES Capital, LLC (collectively, "ACRES"), has acquired the Company's Management Agreement from an affiliate of C-III Capital Partners ("C-III").  In addition, the Company has entered into separate definitive agreements with Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company ("MassMutual") and a fund managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. ("Oaktree") for new capital commitments aggregating up to $375 million...

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    6. Marathon Petroleum Sells Speedway to 7-Eleven Owner for $21 Billion

      Marathon Petroleum Sells Speedway to 7-Eleven Owner for $21 Billion

      Marathon Petroleum has agreed to sell its Speedway gas stations in the United States to Japanese retail group Seven & i Holdings for $21 billion, the companies said, five months after the deal was put on hold amid the coronavirus outbreak. Marathon, under pressure from activist investor Elliott Management, said last year it would launch sweeping restructuring, including spinning off Speedway, which it said was worth as much as $18 billion, including debt...

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    7. Activist Investor Set to Push for Pearson Board Seat

      Activist Investor Set to Push for Pearson Board Seat

      Activist investor Cevian has increased its stake in Pearson to nearly 9pc, raising expectations that it will push for a seat on the board of the struggling textbook publisher. Europe’s largest activist investor now owns 8.46pc of the FTSE 100 company, up from 7pc two weeks ago and 5.4pc in June, making it the company’s third-biggest investor...

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    8. Exclusive: Eastman Kodak Top Executive Got Trump Deal Windfall On An 'understanding'

      Exclusive: Eastman Kodak Top Executive Got Trump Deal Windfall On An 'understanding'

      (Reuters) - Eastman Kodak Co on Monday granted its executive chairman options for 1.75 million shares as the result of what a person familiar with the arrangement described as an "understanding" with its board that had previously neither been listed in his employment contract nor made public...

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    9. The Battle for CoreLogic Is Heating Up

      The Battle for CoreLogic Is Heating Up

      Real-estate-data firm CoreLogic says a $65-per-share bid by Senator Investment Group and Cannae Holdings undervalues the company. Senator and Cannae are looking for a third investor to push the deal. Joe Raedle/Getty Images There has been a paucity of activist fights to track in 2020, but signs suggest that one of this year’s battles is shaping up to be a bruiser...

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