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    1. How Wall Street Enabled A Controversial Power Grab At A Wannabe Berkshire Hathaway

      How Wall Street Enabled A Controversial Power Grab At A Wannabe Berkshire Hathaway

      When Sardar Biglari, CEO of Biglari Holdings, won a hotly contested shareholder proxy in April, investors feared his next move would be to cement control over the company. They were right, and a review of Biglari’s actions in recent months shows he did so with the help of leading Wall Street investment banks...

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    2. Elliott Management Takes 7.1% Activist Stake In Citrix, Says Stock Can Rise Above $90

      Elliott Management Takes 7.1% Activist Stake In Citrix, Says Stock Can Rise Above $90

      Citrix Systems , best known for its online GoToMeeting service may be preparing for a series of meetings of its own. Jesse Cohn, a technology-focused portfolio manager with powerful activist hedge fund Elliott Management, disclosed a 7.1% stake in Citrix and a plan to work with the company on improving its operations, while also selling or spinning corporate assets...

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    3. Ackman Expects 'Influence' in Air Products CEO Search

      Ackman Expects 'Influence' in Air Products CEO Search

      Bill Ackman of Pershing Square expects to have an influence over Air Products (APD) CEO search after the hedge fund took a near 10% stake in the chemicals company and supported a transition of the company's CEO seat. While Ackman is not on the board of the company and Pershing has no appointees, the fund has the right to interview finalists for Air Products CEO hire. Ackman said at the Harbor Investment Conference on Wednesday he would expect that any CEO announcement would come with Pershing's support. "We don't control the decision, we have a lot of ...

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