1. Articles mentioning both AMP and Activist Investors

    1-24 of 28 1 2 »
    1. L Brands: In Corporate Governance Agreement With Barington Capital

      L Brands: In Corporate Governance Agreement With Barington Capital
      L Brands has reached an agreement about its board with activist investor Barington Capital, and has agreed to make governance enhancements. The parent company of Victoria's Secret and Bath Body Works will nominate Anne Sheehan, former head of corporate governance for the California State Teachers' Retirement System, to its board, along with former JPMorgan Chase Co. (JPM) executive Sarah E. Nash...
      Read Full Article
    2. Can Activist Investors Clean House at Bed Bath & Beyond?

      Can Activist Investors Clean House at Bed Bath & Beyond?
      The usual modus operandi of the activist investor is simple: Locate a company that's being poorly run, figure out what it could be doing better to "unlock its value," and then leverage a stake in the company to convince management to try that strategy. Last week, three activist investing firms got together to take matters up a notch with Bed Bath Beyond (NASDAQ: BBBY) . The opening step of their ...
      Read Full Article
    3. Investor Group Nominates Sixteen Highly-Qualified Independent Candidates for Election to Bed Bath & Beyond Board

      Investor Group Nominates Sixteen Highly-Qualified Independent Candidates for Election to Bed Bath & Beyond Board
      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 26, 2019--Legion Partners Holdings, LLC (together with its affiliates, Legion Partners), Macellum Advisors GP, LLC (together with its affiliates, Macellum), and Ancora Advisors, LLC (together with its affiliates, Ancora and, together with Legion Partners and Macellum, the Investor Group) today announced the nomination of sixteen highly-qualified, independent candidates for election to the Board of Directors (the board) of Bed Bath Beyond Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBY)...
      Read Full Article
    4. Caesars And Eldorado Resorts: Two Is Better Than One

      Caesars And Eldorado Resorts: Two Is Better Than One
      There are reports that casino operators Eldorado Resorts ( ERI ) and Caesars Entertainment ( CZR ) are under initial discussions to explore merger possibilities. Noted activist investor Carl Icahn Co. has increased his stake in CZR and is currently pushing for the sale of the company. CZR has provided limited financial information to ERI to commence the due diligence process...
      Read Full Article
    5. Levi’s Leather Patches Come Under Fire by New Shareholder

      Levi’s Leather Patches Come Under Fire by New Shareholder
      New York. Levi Strauss Co., fresh off its $623 million initial public offering, is already facing calls for change from one shareholder. PETA, the animal-rights organisation, said it purchased the minimum number of shares needed to be able to submit shareholder resolutions and speak at Levis annual meetings. PETA is targeting the cow skins that Levis uses to make the iconic brown patches that are sewn onto the backsides of ...
      Read Full Article
    6. Fir Tree Comments on Halcón CEO Departure, Renews Call for Sale of Company

      Fir Tree Comments on Halcón CEO Departure, Renews Call for Sale of Company
      Fir Tree Capital Management LP ("Fir Tree"), manager of certain funds that together have economic exposure to approximately 7.2% of the common stock of Halcn Resources Corporation ("Halcn" or "the Company") (NYSE: HK ), today issued the following statement regarding the Companys February 21 st announcement of management and board changes, including the departure of Chief Executive Officer, President, and Director Floyd C. Wilson, and commitment to reduce GA costs ...
      Read Full Article
    7. P&G Has Little to Show a Year After Investor Face-Off Bloomberg

      P&G Has Little to Show a Year After Investor Face-Off Bloomberg
      (Bloomberg Opinion) -- Last October, it felt like Procter Gamble Co.'s annual meeting might end up being a turning point in the effort to revitalize the company behind brands such as Tide detergent and Crest toothpaste. Activist investor Nelson Peltz had been agitating for a spot on PG's board as he called for a long list of changes, and the consumer-goods giant had spent big money to try secure ...
      Read Full Article
    8. 1-24 of 28 1 2 »
  1. Categories

    1. BoardProspects Features:

      BoardBlogs, BoardKnowledge, BoardMoves, BoardNews, BoardProspects Announcements, BoardProspects CEO, CEO Blog, In the News, Partner Publications, Sponsored Content
  2. People in the News

    1. (5 articles) Carl Icahn
    2. (4 articles) Nelson Peltz
    3. (3 articles) Paul Singer
    4. (1 articles) Jonathan Litt
    5. (1 articles) SEC
    6. (1 articles) Dan Loeb
    7. (1 articles) Arne Sorenson
    8. (1 articles) Whole Foods
  3. Organizations in the News

    1. (9 articles) MDC Partners
    2. (6 articles) Bed Bath & Beyond
    3. (4 articles) Nasdaq
    4. (4 articles) Procter & Gamble
    5. (3 articles) Campbell Soup
    6. (3 articles) Mergers and Acquisitions
    7. (2 articles) Elliott Management
    8. (2 articles) Cigna
    9. (2 articles) Express Scripts
    10. (2 articles) Telecom Italia
    11. (2 articles) Glass Lewis
    12. (2 articles) Bloomberg
  4. Locations in the News

    1. (7 articles) Management
    2. (7 articles) Investors
    3. (5 articles) Investment
    4. (3 articles) Corporate Governance
    5. (2 articles) Annual Meeting
    6. (2 articles) Hedge Fund
    7. (1 articles) Opinion
  5. Subjects in the News

    1. (8 articles) Board of Directors
    2. (7 articles) stake
    3. (3 articles) shareholder value
    4. (3 articles) Sale
    5. (3 articles) stock options
    6. (3 articles) Wall Street
    7. (2 articles) human rights
    8. (2 articles) acquisition
    9. (1 articles) endowments
    10. (1 articles) voting power
    11. (1 articles) data breach
    12. (1 articles) Founder