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    1. Talking To Investors About Pricing In Corporate Governance Risks

      Talking To Investors About Pricing In Corporate Governance Risks

      Anyone in denial about the growing importance of corporate governance, environmental and social factors in setting the direction of business needs to start talking to investors.Some 90% of institutional investors from across the UK and Europe believe fund managers should price in corporate governance risks as a core part of [...]

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    2. Cyber Security And The Danger Of Ostriches In The Boardroom

      Cyber Security And The Danger Of Ostriches In The Boardroom

      A worldwide survey of almost 10,000 executives and IT directors in 154 countries reveals that global corporate security budgets have fallen at a time when cybersecurity breaches are rising dramatically. Of even greater concern is the fact that corporate boardrooms seem determined to adopt ostrich-like behaviour and ignore the problem. PwC's [...]

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    3. Family Dollar Stores Sticks With Dollar Tree, Refuses Dollar General's $9.1 Billion Offer

      Family Dollar Stores Sticks With Dollar Tree, Refuses Dollar General's $9.1 Billion Offer

      Family Dollar Stores said on Friday that its board of directors could not accept Dollar General’s $9.1 billion offer because of antitrust concerns as the dollar store  war continued. Dollar General had recently increased its bid for Family Dollar, offering $80 a share in cash, up from $78.50 a share, and [...]

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    4. GoPro's Nick Woodman On Life As Head Of A Public Company And Microsoft's 'Mistake'

      GoPro's Nick Woodman On Life As Head Of A Public Company And Microsoft's 'Mistake'

      Since the last time we spoke with GoPro founder and CEO Nick Woodman, some things have changed. Over the last year and half, he’s cut out a lot of the “dude’s” from everyday conversation, had another kid and led his company through one of the most successful initial public offerings of 2014. Speaking after his company’s first earnings report as a public company–which investors’ didn’t enjoy particularly much–Woodman discussed the “fun” associated with leading an 800-person hardware firm that’s now listed on the Nasdaq. 

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    5. Today's Dominant Economic Power Elite Are Bankers, Private Equity and Hedge Fund Super-Rich

      Today's Dominant Economic Power Elite Are Bankers, Private Equity and Hedge Fund Super-Rich

      C. Wright Mills' 1956 classic work, "The Power Elite" only mentions "investment banker"one time, never refers to " Wall Street," talks about Wealth as a measure of personal freedom, but mentions "millionaire" only once and never "billionaire." In the 1950s the Power Elite were CEOs of old industrial [...]

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    6. Amazon Board Now 30% Women With Election Of Former Mtv Ceo Judy McGrath

      Amazon Board Now 30% Women With Election Of Former Mtv Ceo Judy McGrath

      Amazon.com elected former MTV CEO Judy McGrath to its board on Friday, making her the third woman out of 10 current directors to sit alongside CEO and Chairman Jeff Bezos.

      McGrath, 62, spent 30 years at MTV, assuming the top role in 2004 where she oversaw the company’s flagship music television station as well as channels Nickelodeon and Comedy Central. She stepped down from her role in 2011 after 30 years at the company and now serves as president of Astronauts Wanted * No experience necessary, her multimedia joint venture with SonyMusic Entertainment.

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