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    1. Week Ahead: Ballots, Battles, Boardroom Blues?

      Week Ahead: Ballots, Battles, Boardroom Blues?

      As corporate earnings season nears an end for this quarter, a few shareholder battles are about to begin. On Tuesday: BP. The oil giant is expected to face demands at a meeting to set tougher targets on climate change ... From activists and investors. It's backed a resolution to be more transparent and link executive pay to reducing emissions from its own operations .... To keep to goals set by the 2015 Paris climate deal...

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    2. PDC Energy Board of Directors Urges Shareholders to Protect the Value of their Investment

      PDC Energy Board of Directors Urges Shareholders to Protect the Value of their Investment

      DENVER, May 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PDC Energy, Inc. (“PDC” or “the Company”) (PDCE) today issued a statement in response to a report issued by Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) regarding the reelection of the Company’s directors – PDC’s President and Chief Executive Officer Barton R. Brookman and independent directors Mark E. Ellis and Larry F. Mazza – at its 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (“2019 Annual Meeting”) scheduled for May 29, 2019...

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    3. Wall Street Pay Proposal Being Negotiated by SEC, Bank Regulator

      Wall Street Pay Proposal Being Negotiated by SEC, Bank Regulator

      (Bloomberg) -- The latest effort to impose restrictions on Wall Street bonuses is advancing as key regulators review a draft of new limits, according to Joseph Otting, head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. Otting told members of the House Financial Services Committee at a Thursday hearing that a proposal written by his agency has been shared with the Securities and Exchange Commission...

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    4. Uber Wanted to IPO with a $120 Billion Valuation But Ran Into Trouble When Some of its Biggest Shareholders Held Out for a Lower Price

      Uber Wanted to IPO with a $120 Billion Valuation But Ran Into Trouble When Some of its Biggest Shareholders Held Out for a Lower Price
      • Uber wanted to go public with the $120 billion valuation pitched by bankers at Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs ahead of its initial public offering, but the company ultimately listed with a $75.5 billion market cap.
      • One reason is that institutional investors, many who privately owned Uber stock, didn't want to buy more shares at the higher price, according to The New York Times...
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    5. UBiome's Independent Directors are Ditching the Healthcare Startup Following an FBI Raid

      UBiome's Independent Directors are Ditching the Healthcare Startup Following an FBI Raid
      • Microbiome-testing company uBiome's board now only has one independent director, following a raid of the company by the FBI in April.
      • In a letter to investors sent Tuesday, a special committee of uBiome's board of directors said that two board members, UCSF professor Joe DeRisi and early founder Witt Wisebram, have resigned...
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    6. Legg Mason May Become Target of Activist Campaign to Boost Margins

      Legg Mason May Become Target of Activist Campaign to Boost Margins

      Trian Fund Management LP may wage an activist campaign at Legg Mason Inc. and push the money manager to improve its flagging results, according to people familiar with the matter.  Trian recently has held discussions with Legg Mason management about the need to cut costs and improve profit margins, the people said. The two sides may still negotiate a settlement that sidesteps a proxy fight, they added...

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    7. Bed Bath & Beyond's CEO 'steps down'

      Bed Bath & Beyond's CEO 'steps down'

      Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. BBBY, -1.93% said in a Monday announcement that Chief Executive Steven Temares is stepping down from his position and resigning from the board. He has been part of the company leadership since the company went public in 1992 and has been CEO since 2003. Mary Winston, a recent addition to the home retailer's board, has been appointed interim CEO. A committee will bring on an executive search firm to name a permanent replacement...

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    8. Neuberger Berman Files Proxy Statement Seeking To Replace Three Verint Directors

      Neuberger Berman Files Proxy Statement Seeking To Replace Three Verint Directors

      NEW YORK, May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuberger Berman Investment Advisers LLC and certain of its affiliates ("Neuberger Berman") that manage investment funds and client accounts that collectively own approximately 1,743,123 shares, or 2.7%, of the outstanding stock of Verint Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRNT) ("Verint" or the "Company") announced that it has delivered an open letter to Verint stockholders today...

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    9. Voce Capital Urges Argo Shareholders to Vote on the BLUE Proxy Card For V

      Voce Capital Urges Argo Shareholders to Vote on the BLUE Proxy Card For V

      SAN FRANCISCO -- (Business Wire) Voce Capital Management LLC (“Voce”), the beneficial owner of approximately 5.6% of the shares of Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE:ARGO) (“Argo” or the “Company”), today issued the following statement in response to the recommendation by Institutional Shareholder Services (“ISS”) regarding Argo’s upcoming 2019 Annual Meeting: “While we respect the team at ISS, and have been before them several times in the past, its formulaic conclusions regarding Argo are ...

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