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2017 Proxy Season Roll Out -- What's Next for Shareholder Engagement?

The enactment of the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act transformed the corporate atmosphere in 2010, two years after the peak of the financial crisis. Some laude it, some loathe it, others still have mixed reactions, but one thing is indisputable: Dodd-Frank has reinvented investor-board discourse. The 2,300-word document produced a greater level of transparency for stakeholders, and subsequently, an ever-increasing number of repercussions in the boardroom and beyond.
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With Donald Trump seemingly determined to keep his trade-related campaign promises and populist forces gaining steam in Europe, investors should 'think small' to stay ahead.
Snippets from Sebi Chief U K Sinha's last press conference
Underlying profits rose by 23 per cent to £783million in 2016, with revenues 8 per cent rise in revenues to £3.1billion.
The LSE has failed to meet the Commission's demands after Brussels had ordered the London bourse to sell its majority stake in its Italian business MTS.
After buying 120 million shares of Apple over the past year, Berkshire Hathaway has a position in the iPhone-maker worth $18 billion and a 'big seven' of company stakes valued at over $10 billion.
The Federal Reserve seems inclined to raise interest rates three times in 2017, but as the data come out, they’ll stick with one and done. Businesses will drag their feet on discretionary spending bec
Getting more into your 401(k) is a matter of focusing on three principles. Here's what you need to know.
These four stocks aided in propelling the Dow to a series of new highs.
Says main job of Sebi is to protect the interest of investors
Recently, Ford Motors announced that it will invest $ 1 billion over the next five years in Argo AI (a start-up founded by former Google and Uber leaders) which has expertise in robotics and artificia
The rally has also propelled the company to cross the Rs 4 lakh cr market capitalisation
Regulators and intermediaries are in discussions to put in place a mechanism for real-time exchange of data on foreign ownership limit in companies to prevent future instances of breaches as was seen
More than three dozen asset-management companies are vacuuming up bad debts from Chinese banks. But it’s more like sweeping the problems under the rug.
Associated British Foods expects ‘excellent’ progress in first half profits thanks to rising sales at Primark and better performance at its sugar business.
Target Corp. is expected to earn $1.50/share on $20.75 billion in revenue. Meanwhile, the so-called Whisper number is $1.54. The Whisper number is the Street's unofficial view on earnings.
Bahrain will set up a fintech-focused venture capital fund this year as part of its aim to achieve leadership status in the fintech space, which is seen as huge disruptor in the financial services ar
Bahrain will set up a fintech-focused venture capital fund this year as part of its aim to achieve leadership status in the fintech space, which is seen as huge disruptor in the financial services ar
Prices likely to remain low, as fresh arrivals of the crop continue till May 2017
Sales would be used for expansion plans, repayment of loans and general corporate purposes
The NSE index fell 0.5 per cent, retreating from a nearly two-year high hit last week and snapping six consecutive sessions of gains, as banks retreated after a recent rally. The broader NSE index...
Bad loans aren’t just an economic burden; they also undermine the eurozone itself
Equity benchmarks snapped six-day winning streak on Monday, with the Nifty closing below 8900 level on account of profit booking in banks, telecom and auto stocks. However, the consistent rally in i
European shares rose in early trading on Monday, helped by some well-received earning updates and by a rally in Intesa Sanpaolo shares following the Italian bank's decision to drop plans to take over
Non-banking financial company Magma Fincorp will sell its non-performing assets for about Rs 600 crore. The decision was taken by the management committee of the board of directors at a meeting hel..
Broader markets outperformed the frontline indices. The BSE Smallcap indices ended 0.2% higher
China’s top securities regulator has pledged to speed up the approvals of initial public offerings (IPOs), as the government seeks to attract capital and boost domestic growth. Buoyed by the capita..
In the broader market, BSE Midcap and BSE Smallcap indices added 0.3% and 0.4%, respectively
The Sensex and Nifty were trading marginally lower owing to weak global cues and as investors remained cautious ahead of Q3 GDP data to be published on Tuesday. At 2.55 pm, the 30-share BSE index ...
Music Broadcast Ltd, (popularly known as Radio City) has launched an initial public offering at a price band of Rs 324-333 apiece. The IPO is a combination of a fresh issue of shares for up to Rs 4..
Gold prices slipped by Rs 50 to Rs 30,125 per 10 grams at the bullion market today tracking a weak trend overseas and slack demand from local jewellers. However, silver advanced by Rs 80 to Rs 43,8..

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