Contenu pour le mot clé: Institutional investors

7 décembre 2017

« How a proposed new ‘right’ for shareholders could badly damage corporate boards »

« There is a frenzied rush to get/give a new ‘right” to shareholders, the right to put up their own nominees for board membership. Boards of directors, so goes a dominant opinion, are not to be fully trusted to pick the right kind of people as directors or to shift the membership swiftly as circumstances […]

24 août 2017

« Dow-Jones goes nuclear on dual class of shares »

« In July of this year, Dow-Jones, goaded by the reaction to Snapchat having gone public with a class of shares without voting rights, announced that, after extensive consultation, it had decided to henceforth eliminate dual-class companies from its indices, in particular the S&P 500 Index. Over the last ten years, putting money in passive index funds has […]