1. All Articles

    1-24 of 18361 1 2 3 4 ... 763 764 765 »
    1. Elliott Management Has Hired a New Executive From Citi, and it Says a Lot About Where the $35 Billion Hedge Fund is Headed

      Elliott Management Has Hired a New Executive From Citi, and it Says a Lot About Where the $35 Billion Hedge Fund is Headed
      • Paul Singer's Elliott Management has hired Jean-Yves Magnan as deputy chief financial officer, according to people familiar with the matter.
      • Magnan, who was previously chief financial officer of Citi's cards division, started at the $35 billion hedge fund at the end of May.
      • Magnan's hiring shows how Elliott is trying to deepen its bench of C-suite executives as the fund gets larger and more complex...
      Read Full Article
    2. You Don’t Need to Go It Alone. How to Build an Advisory Board

      You Don’t Need to Go It Alone. How to Build an Advisory Board

      BoardProspects is pleased to bring you this informative article on advisory boards written by BoardProspects Member, and well-known executive recruiter, Patricia Lenkov.  The information contained in Patricia's article is important for any of our Members seeking to create (or join) an advisory board:

      You may have the greatest idea in the world. Maybe it is a product or service or even a new technology. You decide to become an entrepreneur and begin to build a business. Perhaps this business is very successful, or even moderately so. Great news, you clearly know what to do and should continue as such ...
      Read Full Article
    3. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich Resigned. Here’s How Much His Severance May Be

      Intel CEO Brian Krzanich Resigned. Here’s How Much His Severance May Be

      Intel CEO Brian Krzanich may walk away with $44.5 million after stepping down from the company following revelations that he had breached company policy by engaging in a past consensual relationship with an employee. That’s based on calculations of Krzanich’s severance agreements, disclosed in Intel’s 2017 proxy statement...

      Read Full Article
      Mentions: CEO Wells Fargo Intel
    4. Former Mexico President Vicente Fox Joins High Times Board

      Former Mexico President Vicente Fox Joins High Times Board

      Former Mexico President Vicente Fox, who calls himself a soldier in the global campaign to legalize marijuana, is joining the board of directors of venerable cannabis publication High Times to advance his agenda. Speaking with The Associated Press about his views on cannabis and his new appointment, Fox said he foresees a day when a robust legal marketplace will produce new jobs and medicines while sharply reducing cartel violence in his home country...

      Read Full Article
    5. AmTrust Shareholders Vote to go Private in $2.95 Billion Deal

      AmTrust Shareholders Vote to go Private in $2.95 Billion Deal

      AmTrust Financial Services Inc. AFSI, -0.68% said Thursday that shareholders approved its plan to be taken private by two New York families and a private-equity firm. The bid was initially challenged by activist investor Carl Icahn, who recently owned as much as a 9.4% stake in the company. Icahn said the first deal was “happening at the wrong price at the wrong time” and was an attempt by the families and firm to manipulate shareholders into voting for a deal that benefits only them...

      Read Full Article
    6. BlackBerry Shareholders Approve Lucrative Pay Package for CEO John Chen

      BlackBerry Shareholders Approve Lucrative Pay Package for CEO John Chen

      BlackBerry Ltd. shareholders voted in favour of an executive pay package on Wednesday that could see chief executive officer John Chen earn more than US$400-million over the next five years. At its annual meeting in Waterloo, Ont., BlackBerry investors voted 90.6 per cent in favour of a compensation package that puts Mr. Chen in line for an additional US$90-million, on top of stock awards designed to be worth more than US$300-million granted when the CEO received a five-year contract extension in March. Open this photo in gallery BlackBerry Ltd. chief executive John Chen speaks at the ...

      Read Full Article
    7. The Owner of MoviePass Plunges After Proposing a Reverse-Stock Split to Avoid Being Kicked Out Of The Nasdaq

      The Owner of MoviePass Plunges After Proposing a Reverse-Stock Split to Avoid Being Kicked Out Of The Nasdaq
      • MoviePass owner Helios & Matheson plunged to a new low after proposing a reverse-stock split.
      • The move could help the company maintain Nasdaq's minimum $1 share price and avoid delisting.
      • "The failure of stockholders to approve this Proposal 3 could have serious adverse effects on the Company and its stockholders," the company said in a regulatory filing...
      Read Full Article
    8. Disney Boosts its Offer for 21st Century Fox Assets to $71. 3 Billion

      Disney Boosts its Offer for 21st Century Fox Assets to $71. 3 Billion

      Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $38 a share, or a total of $71.3 billion in cash and stock.

      The increased offer comes after Comcast crashed Disney's attempt to buy the assets with a $65 billion bid of its own just one week ago, after the US Justice Department approved the AT&T-Time Warner merger...

      Read Full Article
      Mentions: Disney Merger AT&T
    1-24 of 18361 1 2 3 4 ... 763 764 765 »
  1. Categories

    1. BoardProspects Features:

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

  3. BoardBlogs

    See all BoardBlogs articles
  4. People in the News

    1. (1388 articles) SEC
    2. (984 articles) Leadership
    3. (515 articles) Executive Compensation
    4. (496 articles) Independent Director
    5. (454 articles) Diversity
    6. (309 articles) Governance Committee
    7. (204 articles) Compliance
    8. (204 articles) General Counsel
    9. (159 articles) Human Resources
    10. (159 articles) Carl Icahn
  5. Organizations in the News

    1. (1596 articles) Technology
    2. (1371 articles) Board of Directors
    3. (561 articles) Board Recruitment
    4. (340 articles) Board Diversity
    5. (292 articles) Board of Trustees
    6. (221 articles) NYSE
    7. (220 articles) Nasdaq
    8. (209 articles) Apple
    9. (198 articles) Board Governance
    10. (193 articles) Twitter
  6. Locations in the News

    1. (7240 articles) CEO
    2. (3353 articles) Management
    3. (1869 articles) Investors
    4. (1745 articles) Corporate Governance
    5. (1531 articles) Investment
    6. (769 articles) Activist Investors
    7. (609 articles) Audit Committee
    8. (603 articles) Public Companies
    9. (570 articles) Investor Relations
    10. (474 articles) Annual Meeting
  7. Subjects in the News

    1. (11227 articles) Shareholders
    2. (1948 articles) stock options
    3. (413 articles) acquisition
    4. (236 articles) stake
    5. (223 articles) risk
    6. (203 articles) Advisory Boards
    7. (161 articles) Wall Street
    8. (114 articles) Bank
    9. (112 articles) IPO
    10. (110 articles) crisis