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Activist Insight is frequently quoted in the press. Please see below for some recent articles which feature us as well as all our latest press releases:

24-May-17Schulte Roth & Zabel Schulte Roth & Zabel hosts seminar: shareholder activism in the UK
23-May-17Bloomberg Hong Kong's short-seller invasion spurs unusual defense plan
19-May-17Valuewalk Proxy contest at Buffalo Wild Wings goes personal
18-May-17Bloomberg If Etsy's for sale, here's who could be buying
12-May-17The Economist A boss’s guide to fending off an activist attack
12-May-17Valuewalk The dearth of new ideas in activism
12-May-17Nasdaq Memo to small-cap boards: don’t outsource proxy statements
11-May-17Daily Telegraph Activist investors: What are they, what tactics do they use and how do you stop them?
5-May-17Valuewalk Fiesta Restaurant Group proxy contest with JCP Investment Management
3-May-17The Pharma Letter Boardroom drama
1-May-17MoneyShow Deep value and activist triggers
28-Apr-17Valuewalk Another Tough Gig For The Activists
25-Apr-17Valuewalk Wells Fargo Long; HCG Short
23-Apr-17BBC Elliott Management: The hedge fund not afraid of a fight
21-Apr-17Valuewalk Land & Buildings Capital Management – another proxy contest
19-Apr-17Le Monde Elliott, the U.S. fund that makes CEO tremble (French)
13-Apr-17Valuewalk Kerrisdale on Straight Path
11-Apr-17CorporateAffairs.tv Shareholder activism & politics/economy
7-Apr-17Valuewalk Pharmaceuticals and biotech are a hot space for activism right now
6-Apr-17Wall Street Journal Activist investors find more fertile ground in Europe
4-Apr-17Valuewalk Gotham Research shorts German private equity firm
31-Mar-17Valuewalk What does Greenlight Capital hope to achieve at General Motors?
29-Mar-17Breaking Views Try on a new Peltz
29-Mar-17IR Magazine What to do if an activist targets you
24-Mar-17NOS (Netherlands Public Broadcaster) Shell must be greener (Dutch)
24-Mar-17Reuters Yingde Gases "accidental win" for minorities fans sparks of activism
24-Mar-17Valuewalk Activists fail to the sum of short-termism in financial markets
24-Mar-17Valuewalk SEC chair nominee Jay Clayton looks forward to incentivize activists
22-Mar-17Strategy & Business From the outside in
22-Mar-17IR Magazine Where were activists most active in 2016?
21-Mar-17Cinco Dias Minority voices rise in business (Spanish)
17-Mar-17Valuewalk Ackman sells Valeant; Elliott has new, potentialy explosive claims in its fight with Arconic
15-Mar-17IR Magazine What made shareholder activism a hot strategy again?
14-Mar-17Valuewalk Analyst cuts Valeant Pharmaceuticals as Bill Ackman “throws in the towel”
10-Mar-17Valuewalk Marcato Capital seeking four board seats at Buffalo Wild Wings
27-Feb-17CNBC The hot move for activist investors: Pushing out CEOs
24-Feb-17Valuewalk Tiffany & Co: Jana Partners announce a 5.1% stake and BoD changes
23-Feb-17IR Magazine Shareholder activism outside of US increases fivefold since 2010
21-Feb-17Harvard Law Corporate Governance Blog The Activist Investing Annual Review 2017
14-Feb-17Forbes Activist activity - the shifting tides of shareholder engagement in the US And UK
13-Feb-17Law 360 Shareholder activism on the rise in Europe, Asia
12-Feb-17Valuewalk Large cap activism will come roaring back
10-Feb-17Valuewalk Activist investing and activist short selling collide
10-Feb-17FT Agenda Report: 2016 was ‘the year that activists were humbled'
10-Feb-17The Deal Meet the new wave of insurgents
8-Feb-17Financial News European investors warm to activism
7-Feb-17L'Agefi Activists tackle smaller societies (French)
7-Feb-17Law 360 Five trends that will shape shareholder activism in 2017
7-Feb-17Law 360 Starboard settlement adds fresh faces to Perrigo's board
6-Feb-17Forbes The role of transparency in shareholder engagement: U.K. vs. U.S.
3-Feb-17Finance Magazine The top ten activist investors of 2016 (German)
3-Feb-17Le Monde Europe, the new hunting ground for activist investors (French)
3-Feb-17Edge Markets Sabana REIT faces off with activist investors
3-Feb-17Law 360 2016's top five activists and their biggest plays of the year
2-Feb-17Valuewalk Activist Insight – Elliott Management and Starboard Value top the list
2-Feb-17Opalesque Report: activist investing hits new highs in 2016
2-Feb-17Chief Executive CEOs increasingly targeted by activist investors, but they’re also increasingly ready
2-Feb-17HFMWeek Elliott named most influential activist for second year running
1-Feb-17Reuters CEOs targeted more by activists but give them fewer board seats
1-Feb-17Valuewalk Activist investors are good at identifying company’s story structure
25-Jan-17FT Agenda Shareholder activism forecast 2017
25-Jan-17IR Magazine Reit investors reportedly concerned about succession plans
23-Jan-17Financial Times The challenge of predicting where activist investors will pounce
20-Jan-17Valuewalk CSX Corporation earnings disappoint; activists push for overhaul
13-Jan-17Valuewalk Bellamy’s - blood in the boardroom as CEO killing season opens
13-Jan-17National Law Review 2016 year in review: corporate governance litigation and regulation
13-Jan-17Institutional Investor Muddy Waters ends 2016 with a big gain
11-Jan-17IR Magazine Olshan’s 2016 shareholder activism review
8-Jan-17Worcester, MA, Telegram Boardroom drama comes to Southboro's Sevcon
6-Jan-17Reuters U.S. short-seller distances itself from Hong Kong-focused copycat (Activist Shorts)
5-Jan-17IR Magazine Shareholder activism in 2017: The view from Okapi Partners
5-Jan-17McKinsey How activist investors are transforming the role of public-company boards
27-Dec-16New York Times Will Donald Trump’s corporate ‘tax holiday’ create jobs? Not necessarily
26-Dec-16New York Post It’s the most wonderful time of the year for activist investors
24-Dec-16Valuewalk Where is activist investing headed?
19-Dec-16Strategy + Business When the activist investor knows best
16-Dec-16Valuewalk Could Eric Jackson be a free agent again?
13-Dec-16BorseGo The laws of the capital market 2016 (German)
10-Dec-16Valuewalk Olshan, Okapi top list of activist law and proxy firms
10-Dec-16The Hedge Fund Journal Shareholder activism insight
9-Dec-16Valuewalk Martin Lipton vs Ira Millstein on activist investing
2-Dec-16Valuewalk Gamco Investors proxy access campaign turned out to be a flop
1-Dec-16IR Magazine Shareholder activism on course for its weakest year in Canada since 2011
1-Dec-16Harvard Law Corporate Governance blog Shareholder activism insight
30-Nov-16Valuewalk Activist investors shun Canada; demands are at lowest level in 5-years
20-Nov-16Wall Street Journal Activist investors start making waves in Australia
18-Nov-16CFA Institute Zombie directors out in Canada and UK FCA seeks input on its mission
18-Nov-16Valuewalk Is traditional activism dead in Canada?
13-Nov-16Omaha World-Herald No certainty that new hedge fund drawn to Conagra will act as activist
11-Nov-16Valuewalk Gamco Investors' first use of proxy access
11-Nov-16MoneyShow Argus & Vickers: deep value and activists
9-Nov-16Harvard Law Corporate Governance blog Activist investing: a special report
2-Nov-16Institutional Investor A big Tuesday for Bill Ackman's Pershing Square
1-Nov-16Euromoney Activist investors: fund activism on the rise in Europe
1-Nov-16Opalesque Survey finds acceptance and support for shareholder activism continues to increase across all constituencies
1-Nov-16Valuewalk Stakeholders more accepting of shareholder activism; 84% see opportunity in UK
1-Nov-16Law360 Shareholder activism continuing an evolution, report says
1-Nov-16Hedgeweek Stakeholders more accepting of shareholder activism, says report
31-Oct-16The Australian Regulators should rein in proxy advisers
31-Oct-16FINAlternatives Survey: support for shareholder activism on the rise among investors
28-Oct-16Valuewalk Merger showdown between MediaNews, Monster Worldwide and Randstad
28-Oct-16Bloomberg Cevian Said to Shake Off ABB Tussle to Post 12.9% Gain
28-Oct-16Valuewalk Merger Showdown Between MediaNews, Monster Worldwide And Randstad
24-Oct-16The Wall Street Journal Short Sellers Shake Up Asia’s Clubby Investing Scene
20-Oct-16Valuewalk Activist short sellers have biggest impact at smaller companies
20-Oct-16Seeking Alpha Follow short selling campaigns wisely (Activist Shorts Research)
18-Oct-16Valuewalk Activists’ use of investment banks
14-Oct-16Irish Examiner Sterling trades at low amid high court hearing
13-Oct-16IR Magazine Australian equity activism is set to escalate, says report
12-Oct-16Investor Daily Conditions ‘ripe’ for activist investing
12-Oct-16Reuters As sterling slides, activist investors target British firms
11-Oct-16The Wall Street Journal Shareholder activism bolsters Knight Vinke’s flagship fund
11-Oct-16Forbes 2017 proxy season roll out - what's next for shareholder engagement?
10-Oct-16Financial Times Activist funds change tack to fill up board seats
10-Oct-16Australian Financial Review Super funds join the activist game in wakeup call for companies
10-Oct-16Australian Financial Review Activists use hard-ball tactics
4-Oct-16Les Echoes L'Europe, nouveau terrain de chasse des investisseurs activistes (French)
4-Oct-16New York Times Hedge fund targets companies’ weakness: the gender gap
3-Oct-16Corporate Secretary Activists target increasingly smaller companies
21-Sep-16The Wall Street Journal The Morning Risk Report: Shareholder Activism Set for Record Year in Europe
20-Sep-16Valuewalk Activism in Europe is expected to reach record levels in 2016
14-Sep-16Australian Financial Review Responsible investors need to speak up
14-Sep-16IR Magazine Activists target increasingly smaller companies
8-Sep-16San Francisco Chronicle San Francisco activist firms turn tables on Wall Street
8-Sep-16IR Magazine German companies see increasing activist activity
2-Sep-16Financial Times Gifts for Muddy Waters (Activist Shorts Research)
1-Sep-16The Economist Stada and deliver
1-Sep-16Equity Shareholder activism in Australia
30-Aug-16Financial News Activists adopt a more subtle approach on M&A
26-Aug-16Financial Times Activist funds set sights on microcaps
22-Aug-16Institutional Investor Abenomics' third arrow spurs Dan Loeb and others to shake up Japan
21-Aug-16Les Temps Les actionnaires activistes se multiplient en Suisse (French)
20-Aug-16The Telegraph Inside the secretive US hedge fund stalking British companies
18-Aug-16IR Magazine Shareholder activism on the rise in Japan
18-Aug-16Reuters Short-sellers smell blood as Japan Inc wounded by accounting scandals
17-Aug-16Valuewalk Activist short sellers hone in on China
17-Aug-16Integrity Research Activist Shorts Research sold to Activist Insight
16-Aug-16Bloomberg Brexit vote creates buying opportunity for activist investors
16-Aug-16Business Insider An activist may be trying to shake up one of the biggest banks in the world — here’s what it takes to do it
14-Aug-16Reuters Hong Kong analyst eviction fuels fears that negative research being muffled (Activist Shorts)
11-Aug-16Financial Times Why Japanese stocks may at last get some love
9-Aug-16Valuewalk Activism takes root in Japan
29-Jul-16Benzinga The lowdown on activist investing
29-Jul-16PwC/Harvard Law Corporate Governance blog Is your company at risk for an activist attack?
28-Jul-16Valuewalk HSBC: activism under political pressure in USA, makes inroads in Europe, Asia
28-Jul-16Institutional Investor Kerrisdale's short bets go the wrong way
27-Jul-16Valuewalk Settlements get tougher for activist investors
26-Jul-16Financial Times Activist investors accelerate efforts to build influence in Asia
25-Jul-16Business Insider Silicon Valley's legendary investors are stuck in the past
22-Jul-16Valuewalk Shareholder activism is still booming
13-Jul-16Investors Chronicle Hugging your activist investor to death
12-Jul-16Activist Insight Activist Insight acquires Activist Shorts Research
12-Jul-16Bloomberg Activist Insight buys short-selling data firm Activist Shorts
12-Jul-16Valuewalk Activist Insight acquires Activist Shorts Research
8-Jul-16Valuewalk Activism grows but also slows
7-Jul-16IR Magazine Dedicated shareholder activists less busy in first half of 2016
5-Jul-16Reuters Activist hedge funds dial it back in first half of 2016
5-Jul-16Fortune Activist Investors Are Slowing Down Their Attacks
4-Jul-16Financial Times Reports of a US activist invasion are overblown
1-Jul-16Law360 3 Issues To Watch In Barington And Chico’s Proxy Battle
28-Jun-16Business Insider A beginner's guide to being a rabble-rousing, corporate-raiding, CEO's-worst-nightmare hedge fund manager
24-Jun-16Law360 A proxy season for the record books
21-Jun-16Australian Financial Review Look out! Shareholder activism is on the march
17-Jun-16Bloomberg BNA Quick settlement times show power of activist investors
17-Jun-16Business Insider Here are the 10 biggest activist money managers and some of their most impressive bets
16-Jun-16The Why? Forum Why shareholder activism is here to stay
15-Jun-16Valuewalk Signs of a slow down in US market are noticeable
14-Jun-16Business Insider One change made life a lot easier for activist investors - and opened the floodgates
6-Jun-16IR Magazine Preparing the board for shareholder activism
1-Jun-16IR Magazine Shareholder activism meets corporate governance
26-May-16The Wall Street Journal Oceanwood Capital calls for NH Hotel Group Chairman to temporarily stand down
24-May-16City AM Is the Stock Spirits activist investor rebellion an omen of things to come?
23-May-16Financial Times Homegrown hedge fund activism takes root in Europe
16-May-16Law360 Shareholder activism catching fire in Europe, Asia
16-May-16Who's Who Legal M&A governance 2016: trends
12-May-16IR Magazine Activism increases across Asia and Europe
11-May-16Valuewalk Activism grows in Europe and Asia
10-May-16Les Echos (French) Les activistes ne baissent pas la garde au premier trimestre
6-May-16Libre Mercado (Spanish) Llegan los "capitalistas indignados": así es la revolución que está cambiando el mundo empresarial
4-May-16Valuewalk The world of activist investing in April
3-May-16Forbes How to best communicate with shareholder
3-May-16Ethical Boardroom 2:20 the formula for dealing with activist hedge funds
2-May-16Strategy + business From the outside in
19-Apr-16Valuewalk Success rate of shareholder activism on the rise in Asia
15-Apr-16MoneyShow Argus/Vickers: Top Stocks with an Activist Trigger
5-Apr-16ValueWalk Activist Investing Key Statistics – Activist-targeted US stocks outperform the S&P 500 Index in Q1
1-Apr-16The Wall Street Journal Morning Risk Report: activists targeting media cos
31-Mar-16Corporate Secretary Activist investors casting wider nets, targeting CEO change
30-Mar-16Valuewalk Activists get media-unfriendly
25-Mar-16L'Agefi (France) La pression activiste encercle Yahoo
24-Mar-16Insider Monkey Starboard sets out to remove Yahoo!’s entire board
23-Mar-16Dow Jones Market Talk Activism affects more than a third of S&P 500 cos
22-Mar-16Yahoo Finance Activists like Ackman, Icahn and Loeb seem to be everywhere. Here’s why:
18-Mar-16Huffington Post There is a new plan to stop Wall Street raiders from preying on main street companies
18-Mar-16Valuewalk London fund launches Asia Pacific Wire & Cable (APWC) complaint
17-Mar-16New York Times 2 Senate Democrats introduce bill to curb activist hedge funds
16-Mar-16The Economist The Economist debate: This house believes that activist investors make companies better
15-Mar-16Breaking Views Active engagement
15-Mar-16Hedge Fund Insight Can activism survive a down market?
9-Mar-16Bloomberg BNA Directors conflicted over shareholder activism: survey
8-Mar-16Reuters Battered Canadian miners to face more shareholder activism
8-Mar-16Reuters Who's next? Asia investor activism set to grow after BlackRock public campaign
8-Mar-16Valuewalk Is a down market really bleak for activist funds?
8-Mar-16Orlando Sentinel Starboard likely to stick with Darden, analysts say
7-Mar-16Wall Street Journal A new calculation of the activist investing track record
6-Mar-16Fortune Here come the baby Bill Ackmans and kiddie Carl Icahns
3-Mar-16Financial Times Rolls-Royce agrees ValueAct board deal
3-Mar-16The Telegraph Rolls-Royce caves to pressure and grants activist investor ValueAct a seat on the board
29-Feb-16Deal Lawyers 2016: shareholder activist themes and opportunities
29-Feb-16The Hedge Fund Journal Writing the activism playbook
26-Feb-16Institutional Investor Activist investor Jeffrey Smith preaches value for shareholders
24-Feb-16Alpha Journal Activism continues global advance as 2015 see record number of companies targeted
24-Feb-16Fondi Online (Italian) L’Europa nel mirino degli hedge fund
23-Feb-16Valuewalk Newcomers to activism feed boom in campaigns
22-Feb-16Financial Director The next battleground for activist investors
22-Feb-16Wall Street Journal Western Digital investor Alken opposes SanDisk acquisition
19-Feb-16Wall Street Journal Don't make me do this: rise of the reluctant activist
18-Feb-16The Telegraph Rolls-Royce would be wise to welcome ‘white hat’ ValueAct
17-Feb-16CFO (PwC) Stale boards are prime targets of investor activism
16-Feb-16Wall Street Journal Governance push may split large shareholders from activists
15-Feb-16Lexology Shareholder activism: be prepared
8-Feb-16Valuewalk Activist campaigns at financial companies soar
7-Feb-16El Pais Los agitadores de las empresas (Spanish)
7-Feb-16El Pais Los inversores ‘guerreros’ ya campan en compañías europeas (Spanish)
5-Feb-16Bloomberg Ten things to do before your next board meeting
3-Feb-16Corporate HQ Advisory 2015 activist investing review
3-Feb-16Bloomberg Professional Elliott ranked most influential activist in 2015
3-Feb-16Ethical Boardroom Establishing relationships
3-Feb-16CoStar Aggressive Investor activism plus low market valuations equals more M&A dealmaking on tap for 2016
2-Feb-16The Times In torrid times, activist investors are picking their battles more carefully
1-Feb-16Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz/Harvard Law Corpora So you’re thinking of joining a public company board
29-Jan-16Bloomberg Hunt or be hunted Is new face of European shareholder activism
28-Jan-16Valuewalk Are value investors like activist investors
26-Jan-16Valuewalk Activist investing - an annual review of trends in shareholder activism
20-Jan-16Deloitte's corporate development survey, fifth edi Thriving in your business ecosystem
18-Jan-16Skadden/Lexology Recent shareholder activism in Asia could signal changing attitudes
12-Jan-16New York Times New raider enters picture, with eye on a sale of Ally
6-Jan-16Akin Gump/Harvard Law Corporate Governance Blog Ten Topics for Directors in 2016
4-Jan-16Financial Times Confrontational activism rare in the UK
29-Dec-15Omaha World-Herald ConAgra sale unlikely, analysts say, at least in the next year or two
28-Dec-15Business Insider There's one sector hedge funds are just itching to shake up in 2016
21-Dec-15IR Magazine Shareholder activism: an Asian perspective
10-Dec-15IR Magazine Olshan Frome Wolosky leads law firms on activist investor campaigns
9-Dec-15Reuters Friends turn to foes as activists challenge private equity
9-Dec-15Bloomberg News Dow, DuPont & Yahoo - activist investors hit a trifecta
8-Dec-15Brunswick Review Staying ahead of the activists
7-Dec-15Business Insider The most influential name in activist investing you've never heard of crushed it in 2015
5-Dec-15Global Board Advisor Top 2016 global boardroom challenges and capital markets (PDF)
1-Dec-15Global Proxy Solicitation Will activist investing awaken the sleeping giants
27-Nov-15Valuewalk 2016 is set to be a busy year for shareholder activism
26-Nov-15Wall Street Journal Hedge Fund Seeks to Stop Maurel & Prom’s Takeover of MPI
26-Nov-15Lexology Annual AIM Seminar 2015: shareholder activism
25-Nov-15Reuters Former Exor COO launches activist fund in Europe
24-Nov-15Alpha Journal Activist investors to target energy, micro- and mid-cap stocks in 2016
23-Nov-15Lexology Dealing effectively with shareholder activism
23-Nov-15IR Magazine Activist investors eye small and mid-cap companies
17-Nov-15Business Insider Energy companies have a new problem on their hands
17-Nov-15Business Insider There is a new word for the hot hedge fund trade of 2016
13-Nov-15ValueWalk Current developments in shareholder activism across Europe
13-Nov-15Global Finance Shareholder activism is coming to a boardroom near you
13-Nov-15News.Markets Are activist investors driving share prices higher?
11-Nov-15The Hedge Fund Journal SRZ and Activist Insight host seminar
5-Nov-15CityAM The revolution will be monetised
5-Nov-15Bloomberg Activist investors are finding it easier than ever to get board seats
5-Nov-15The New York Times Activist investors get a welcome seat at the table
2-Nov-15Financial News Activist alert: Six Footsie financials may be at risk
1-Nov-15Omaha World-Herald Nebraska businesses aren't alone: Activist investors on the rise everywhere
28-Oct-15Forbes Ten principles for rethinking cost management
25-Oct-15Wall Street Journal Activists hit block on German boards
20-Oct-15CNBC Activists win again with Yum. Which stock is next?
19-Oct-15The Irish Independent Activist investors target Ireland
19-Oct-15The Star Tribune Activist shareholder campaigns often don't deliver results
19-Oct-15Strategy+Business Be Your Own Activist
14-Oct-15Law360 4 Ways Companies Can Brace For An Activist Campaign
14-Oct-15Fortune magazine Warren Buffett Says Most Activist Investors Offer 'Promise of Performance'
13-Oct-15Financial Advisor Shareholder Activists Wooing Pension Funds
6-Oct-15Investment Week Crux's Pease: How activist involvement in Europe is helping us find value
2-Oct-15The Daily Telegraph How Alliance Trust's long battle with activists has unfolded
29-Sep-15ValueWalk Activism grows in popularity and going global
25-Sep-15Reuters US companies quicker to give board seats to activists
25-Sep-15ValueWalk The shareholder activists’ view
25-Sep-15Alpha Journal Global shareholder activism set to grow
17-Sep-15ValueWalk Can ValueAct Capital turn Rolls-Royce into gold?
12-Sep-15Business Insider Activist investors keep colliding - and it's forcing the industry to transform
31-Aug-15Reuters Shareholder activism grows overseas as US market gets crowded
27-Aug-15Fortune Meet Europe's best activist investor
27-Aug-15Reuters Icahn reveals stake in Freeport as miner makes deep cuts
26-Aug-15Business Insider The most influential name in activism you've never heard of is on an absolute tear
25-Aug-15ValueWalk Activism Vs PE Strategies: Opposing Or Similar Forces?
24-Aug-15Business Insider Hedge funds are shaking up corporate America and Wall Street couldn't be happier
17-Aug-15The Boston Globe Rise of activist investing is felt at century-old firm
17-Aug-15Business Korea Activist Hedge Funds Targeting Asian Companies
10-Aug-15ValueWalk Mutual Funds Joining Shareholder Activists In New Trend
8-Aug-15FT Activist investors learn to mind their manners
6-Aug-15Institutional Investor Activist hedge funds: spun-off real estate isn't necessarily gold
3-Aug-15Le Vif (Belgium) Buying a share of a multinational to change the world
3-Aug-15The Real Deal The latest target for activist investors: REITs
28-Jul-15ValueWalk For retail investors: thinking like an activist
23-Jul-15Korea JoongAng Daily Becoming an ‘advanced country’ isn’t all roses, Korean firms discover
22-Jul-15Seeking Alpha Shareholder activism on the rise
17-Jul-15Bloomberg Shareholder Activism Jumps in First Half of Year
15-Jul-15Value Walk DuPont Activism: Institutional Investors Think For Themselves
15-Jul-15IR Magazine Board representation remains key goal for shareholder activists
14-Jul-15The Wall Street Journal Investor Activism on Pace For Record Around the Globe
14-Jul-15The Globe and Mail The activist playbook is changing, and that’s a good thing
4-Jul-15Value Walk Sohn Conference Highlights: Ackman, Einhorn, JANA
23-Jun-15Financier Worldwide Investor perspectives on activism
23-Jun-15San Francisco Chronicle Here’s how activist investor William Ackman got it wrong
21-Jun-15The Wall Street Journal Charles Penner Makes the Case for Shareholder Activism
1-Jun-15Insider Monkey Hill International: Proxy Advisor ISS Sides With Bulldog Investors in Looming Proxy Fight
1-Jun-15Who's Who Legal The Rebound of European M&A: Why It Is Sustainable
23-May-15Cleveland Business Activist environment demands more strategy, financial savvy in messaging
13-May-15New York Post Nelson Peltz loses DuPont board battle in first election defeat
13-May-15Bloomberg Ex-Goldman Banker Channels Loeb Giving Tiny Firm Clout
13-May-15Bloomberg Activists Now Cross the Pond to Jolt Europe’s Stuffy Boardrooms
13-May-15Bloomberg Activists Now Cross the Pond to Jolt Europe’s Stuffy Boardrooms
8-May-15Value Walk Activism In Europe Has Doubled In The Past Three Years
24-Apr-15Value Walk Activist Investors: For All The Hype Most Lag The S&P 500
22-Apr-15The Wall Street Journal American Activist Investors Take Another Charge at Europe
14-Apr-15The Boston Globe Activist hedge funds increasingly press corporate brass
14-Apr-15Value Walk 57% Of Activist Firms Founded After The Year 2000
3-Apr-15Vanderbilt University Top Hedge Funds and Shareholder Activism
30-Mar-15The American Lawyer Marty Lipton's War on Hedge Fund Activists
25-Mar-15Opalesque EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Assets, hires, performance, manager searches, etc.
24-Mar-15Value Walk Activist Investors Continue To Favor Services Sector
19-Mar-15The Wall Street Journal The ‘Empire’ IPO Goes Off, and Off the Rails
17-Mar-15Financial News Activist hedge funds gather steam
13-Mar-15Breaking Views Peak rant
10-Mar-15IR Magazine New battlegrounds: a global activism update
9-Mar-15IR Magazine How to take action against activists
7-Mar-15Reuters Newcomers jump into activist investing, eyeing returns and capital
24-Feb-15Boston Business Journal Clean Harbors has a 'tiger in its tank' with activist fund's new stake
24-Feb-15The Wall Street Journal For Activists, the Good News and the Bad
20-Feb-15Forbes The Activist Imperative: How CEOs Can Preempt Shareholder Activists
17-Feb-15Reuters Canadian proxy firm Kingsdale readies U.S. launch, eyes acquisitions
17-Feb-15Corriere Della Sera Hedge fund, la banda dei quattro
15-Feb-15Crain's Cleveland Business Activist investors are playing an increasingly strong role in company actions
13-Feb-15BuzzFeed News McDonald’s Could Be The Next Target Of Activist Investors
13-Feb-15Corporate Secretary Action against activism
10-Feb-15Corporate Secretary New battlegrounds: a global activism update
9-Feb-15Financial Review Why boards aren't working
7-Feb-15The Economist Capitalism’s unlikely heroes
6-Feb-15Corporate Secretary M&A will continue to be catalyst for activist investors
5-Feb-15Deal Lawyers The “Activist Top Ten 2014"
5-Feb-15The Wall Street Journal Whatever Happened to Europe’s Activism ‘Boom’?
5-Feb-15Bloomberg The Top Activist Investor Who's Not a Household Name
5-Feb-15Insider Monkey Recent Activist Hedge Fund Moves: LMP Real Estate Income Fund Inc. (RIT); Remy International Inc (REMY)
4-Feb-15CFO Activist Investors: More Targets, Lower Returns
3-Feb-15The Wall Street Journal Starboard: The Tom Brady of Activists
3-Feb-15Fortune Activist investors were a lot more active in 2014
2-Feb-15Bloomberg BlackRock Tops 2014 Activist-Supporters List, Report Shows
2-Feb-15BuzzFeed News Here’s Why Activist Investing Isn’t Going Away
2-Feb-15Law 360 Shareholder Activism Reached New Heights In 2014
2-Feb-15The Washington Post BlackRock Tops 2014 Activist-Supporters List, Report Shows
15-Dec-14Financial News Activists: (Quietly) storming the barricades
12-Dec-14Olshan Olshan Client Broadfin Capital Successful in Electing All Three Nominees to Cardica Board of Directors
27-Nov-14FT Spot spin-off candidates to profit from activist activities
19-Nov-14Business Insider Short-Seller Jim Chanos Took A Swipe At Tesla At A Conference In London
18-Nov-14Financial Post Shareholder activists keying in on energy sector
18-Nov-14BuzzFeed News A Huge Year For M&A, But All Good Things Must Come To An End
18-Nov-14Value Walk Activist Investors Increasingly Target The Energy Sector
23-Oct-14Value Walk Activist Investing Moves Behind The Scenes In Canada: Wes Hall
22-Oct-14Value Walk An Interview With Casablanca Chairman Donald Drapkin
21-Oct-14Le Monde du Droit Le développement de l'Activisme Actionnarial en Europe
21-Oct-14FT Agenda Darden Ousting: Would Your Board Be Next?
8-Oct-14Business News Network Pick your poison: The bear vs. the bull
7-Oct-14Value Walk Activist Investors Hold Dry Powder; Big Firms On The Radar
6-Oct-14Value Walk Activist-Held Equities Top $200 Billion Mark
3-Oct-14Fortune Starboard Value has big, big plans for Yahoo
18-Sep-14Reuters Activists seen stepping up campaigns in Canadian energy patch
14-Sep-14FT US companies devise tactics to limit activists’ advances
10-Sep-14Special Situations Law Shareholder Activism in 2014: Half Year Review
10-Sep-14Value Walk Proxy Fights Cost U.S. Companies $4.8 Million On Average
10-Sep-14IR Magazine Proxy battles cost US firms $4.9 mn each on average, study shows
20-Aug-14Bulldog Investors Bulldog Investors ranked on 2014 "Activist Top Ten" list by Activist Insight
19-Aug-14The Globe and Mail Bellatrix becomes U.S. activist investors' latest target
14-Aug-14Law 360 Activism Enters 'Golden Era' With Record No. Of Campaigns
30-Jul-14The Scotsman Rebellious shareholders see activism pay dividends
29-Jul-14The Telegraph Top 15 rebel shareholders in British companies
24-Jul-14Fortune Should you follow an activist into a stock?
16-Jul-14City AM The shareholder spring is back – but there may be worse to come for CEOs
15-Jul-14The Motley Fool Why This Hedge Fund Is Excited About Walgreen
25-Jun-14Value Walk Shareholder Activism Goes Global: Europe Edition
20-Jun-14IR Magazine Today’s IR Society creating tomorrow’s CFOs?
16-Jun-14Hedge Fund Insight Tom Sandell: Everything International
9-Jun-14Value Walk Shareholder Activism Gaining Momentum In Europe
15-May-14Value Walk The Changing Themes Of Investor Activism
6-May-14The Independent Barbarian at the gate: hedge fund manager threatens Sotheby’s shake-up
28-Apr-14Financial News Investor activism/Europe
27-Apr-14The Wall Street Journal Investor Activism in Europe Attracts U.S. Advisers
25-Apr-14IR Magazine US activists set course for Europe
23-Apr-14Value Walk Activists Expect To Disrupt M&A Activity This Year
22-Apr-14The Wall Street Journal Landmark Study From FTI Consulting and Activist Insight Finds Activist Investors Broadening Tactics and Geography
22-Apr-14The Telegraph Activist hedge funds target Europe amid increasing power
7-Apr-14Value Walk Starboard Value, Elliott Management, Carl Icahn: ‘Top’ Tech Activists
5-Apr-14Die Welt Der ewige Störenfried
26-Mar-14Value Walk Piggyback An Activist Investor’s Proxy War To Profits
25-Mar-14Deal Book Activists Crash Deal Makers’ Party
24-Mar-14FT Executives take note: activists are sometimes right
22-Mar-14The Times Big beasts are circling around the City of London
12-Mar-14Olshan Activism Monthly Quotes Freedman on 2014 Proxy Season
11-Mar-14Financial Post Shareholder activism hurting bondholders, Moody’s report says
20-Feb-14The Hedge Fund Journal Most activist firms launched in 2013 since 2009
18-Feb-14Enterprising Investor 13F Watch: Rising Profile for Activist Investors
17-Feb-14FT Activist fund launches hit fresh high
13-Feb-14Harvard Law School Shareholder Activism: 2013 and Beyond
10-Feb-14BuzzFeed Business Activist Investment In 2014 Is Already On Track To Outpace The Craziness Of Last Year
5-Feb-14Financial Post Why activists prefer Canadian battles
4-Feb-14Activist Insight Activism continues to outperform the market
30-Jan-14Stockhouse Canada widely seen as paradise for the activist investor
29-Jan-14The Wall Street Journal An Activist Investor Top 10: Carl Icahn Takes the Crown
28-Jan-14The Globe and Mail How Canada stacks up in global shareholder activism
27-Jan-14Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP Activist Insight and SRZ release The Activist Investing Annual Review 2014
7-Jan-14Canadian Energy Law 2015 Oil and gas M&A trends in Canada
3-Jan-14Akin Gump Dealing with Activist Investors
19-Dec-13Reuters Rise of shareholder activism gives bond investors headaches
18-Dec-13Bloomberg Hotels Targeted by U.S. Activists Seeking Higher Returns
12-Dec-13FT FirstGroup deflects spin-off call
11-Dec-13Hedge Fund Insight Bulldog Investors Returns To Using Proxy Contests
2-Dec-13fd.nl Goedkoop geld van Federal Reserve zet bedrijven aan tot inkoop eigen aandele
27-Nov-13CorpGov.net Corporate Governance: the Focus for a New Type of Activist Investor
26-Nov-13Bloomberg Wal-Mart to Microsoft Shifts Show CEO Change Fastest Since ’08
26-Nov-13Bloomberg GM’s $27 Billion in Cash Seen Luring Activists: Real M&A
26-Nov-13Spear's After Sotheby’s and Microsoft, activist investing is transforming corporate culture
14-Nov-13Bloomberg Loeb’s FedEx Stake Heightens Focus on Smith Succession
12-Nov-13Hedge Fund Insight Icahn’s Apple Campaign Winds Up A Notch On Board Financial Expertise
12-Nov-13PIRC Lagging fund activism in Europe
12-Nov-13Activist Insight Corporate governance the focus for a new type of activist investor
10-Nov-13FT Hedge fund activism hits a brick wall in Europe
10-Nov-13FT Shareholder campaigns double in three years
4-Nov-13Olshan Olshan Recognized as Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in New York for Securities and Capital Markets by U.S. News-Best Lawyers©
22-Oct-13PIRC PIRC Alerts - Working with activists pays off
18-Oct-13Bloomberg Petrobras Activists Winning Fuel Battle Signal New Tone
8-Oct-13Investor Relations Society The positive effects of activism (webinar with Kerry Pogue)
7-Oct-13CNN Money Why Dan Loeb is targeting Sotheby's
24-Sep-13City AM Study – firms that compromise with activist investors do better
24-Sep-13Bloomberg Activist Investors Backed by Large Funds Take on Big Targets
24-Sep-13IR Magazine Compromising with activist investors boosts share price
23-Sep-13Activist Insight Compromise aids shareholder profits
6-Sep-13Reuters Lonely Activist Investor Pushes Limits in Austria
1-Sep-13Money Observer The corporate provocateurs
27-Aug-13Activist Insight Activists keep pace in difficult second quarter
26-Aug-13Bloomberg Activists Step Up to Revamp C Suite at Microsoft to J.C. Penney
19-Aug-13City AM Shareholder Spring did not go away but activist investors are evolving
16-Aug-13Financial Times Activists keep fighting despite setbacks
15-Aug-13Reuters Insider Icahn can win over Apple shareholders (video interview with Kerry Pogue)
15-Aug-13IR Magazine Capita director to launch voting data service
15-Aug-13The Guardian Carl Icahn and Apple: flexing muscles after weighty gains
28-Jul-13Financial Times Activist investors target bigger companies
25-Jul-13Activist Insight Share repurchases a new favourite tactic for activists
25-Jul-13Financial News Cevian’s activist fund hits capacity
17-Jul-13Corporate Secretary Activist investors targeting larger companies
16-Jul-13Activist Insight Activists targeting larger firms
10-Jul-13Reuters Activist investors keep lower profile in Europe
1-Jul-13Skadden Rethinking Director Nomination Requirements and Conduct in an Era of Shareholder Activism
25-Jun-13GPS Game of Boards: Shareholder Activism on the Rise
18-Jun-13Reuters Starboard's battle with Smithfield over China-deal adds to activist image
18-Jun-13Financial News Swiss fund chases activist returns
10-Jun-13Financial News Sustainable stocks surge ahead
10-Jun-13The Street TheDeal: Shareholders Reactivated?
3-Jun-13The Wall Street Journal Oil Kaboom: Wildcatters vs. Activists
29-May-13Activist Insight Activist Index trumps market in first quarter
29-May-13Financial Post Activism pays off in first quarter of 2013
27-May-13Financial News Time for investors to step up and bring corporate drones to account
22-May-13Inside Investor Relations Exiting activists boost company stock performance
9-May-13Activist Insight Activists leaving companies in good shape
10-Apr-13Canadian Business How to invest like Bill Ackman
26-Mar-13Activist Insight Activist Index returns 16.2% in 2012
24-Mar-13Financial Times Activists cast out sleepy executives
19-Mar-13Financial Profiles Are you Prepared for an Activist Attack?
25-Feb-13Bloomberg TV How Closely Should You Follow Activist Investors?
24-Feb-13Crain's Detroit Business Lear just one case of activist investors, company execs sparring over direction
20-Feb-13Compliance Week The Dos and Don'ts of Board-Shareholder Communication
13-Feb-13Financial Times Activists keep tech sector on its toes
3-Feb-13Financial Times Activist spat distracts from real targets
24-Jan-13The Wall Street Journal Activists Sought and Won Board Seats in 2012: Report
24-Jan-13CITY A.M. Activist investors spend $12bn and push for change on boards
23-Jan-13Financial Times Activist shareholders step up pace
15-Jan-13Activist Insight US Activist Investment up and Target Companies are Getting Bigger
11-Dec-12Activist Insight Over 40% of activists seek board representation in 2012
11-Dec-12Financial Post Carl Icahn busiest shareholder activist in 2012
3-Dec-12Financial News Studies reveal the value of activism
3-Dec-12Financial News Corporate ethics improve your wealth
23-Nov-12Activist Insight New Shareholder Activist Index Reveals Rewards of Activist Investing
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