1. Vanguard Not Shy About Pressuring Companies

    Vanguard Not Shy About Pressuring Companies

    Vanguard Group has grown so large, it can throw its weight around in any boardroom in America. "We own about 5 percent of every publicly traded [U.S.] company," sometimes more, chief executive F. William McNabb told a conference at the University of Delaware's John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance on Oct. 30...

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    1. We own about 5 percent of every publicly traded [U.S.] company.
    2. Microsoft actually has created an outreach program where they use a lot of videos to talk about significant issues with their investors.
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