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    1. Carl Icahn Said Unlikely to Lobby Dell to Sweeten VMware Deal

      Carl Icahn Said Unlikely to Lobby Dell to Sweeten VMware Deal

      A profit of about $200 million could be enough to get Carl Icahn to stop fighting Michael Dell. Icahn is unlikely to push Dell Technologies Inc. to sweeten its deal to buy back shares that track Dell’s interest in VMware Inc. VMW, -1.02% , after reaping a paper profit of around $200 million on the tracking stock and VMware’s publicly traded shares, according to people familiar with the matter...

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      Mentions: CEO Carl Icahn Dell
    2. Ad Agency IPG Plans to Buy Acxiom's Data-Marketing Division for $2.3 Billion

      Ad Agency IPG Plans to Buy Acxiom's Data-Marketing Division for $2.3 Billion
      • IPG plans to buy Acxiom's Marketing Solutions division for $2.3 billion.
      • The deal should help it create custom audiences for clients and target ads.
      • But the deal represents a risk for IPG, in part because its competitors may no longer want to work with Marketing Solutions after it becomes part of IPG.
      • What's left of Acxiom will rename itself after its LiveRamp division and move its headquarters...
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    3. Michael Dell will be the CEO of a Public Company Once Again, but it Means Giving up his Power to Never be Fired

      Michael Dell will be the CEO of a Public Company Once Again, but it Means Giving up his Power to Never be Fired
      • Michael Dell will once again be running a public company, thanks to a new financing deal with VMware.
      • As part of that deal, the billionaire CEO has given up something interesting: His ability to veto his own removal as CEO.
      • He's still basically impossible to remove as CEO, though, with 66% voting power over Dell...
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      Mentions: CEO IPO voting power
    4. Senators Want SEC to Look Into Stock Buybacks

      Senators Want SEC to Look Into Stock Buybacks

      Senators want SEC to look into stock buybacks 7/2/2018 Twenty-one Democratic senators have written to the Securities and Exchange Commission asking it to review rules governing stock buybacks. The letter said the "significant changes in executive compensation practices, shareholder activism and investing technology" that have happened since the rules were revised in 2003 necessitate attention...

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    5. Dell announces it will buy out VMWare Tracking Stock

      Dell announces it will buy out VMWare Tracking Stock

      Dell said on Monday it will buy out the holders of shares that track the performance of VMWare Inc using a mix of cash and equity in Dell.

      The move marks the end of a strategic review that Dell has been conducting for several months as it has sought to consolidate its complicated ownership structure without overburdening its balance sheet, which bears around $50 billion in debt...

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      Mentions: Dell VMware
    6. In a Rare Rebuke, Investors Vote to Oust Director at Bed Bath & Beyond

      In a Rare Rebuke, Investors Vote to Oust Director at Bed Bath & Beyond

      In a rare public protest, investors voted to unseat a longtime director at Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. and rejected the retailer’s executive compensation plan. About 60.5 million votes were cast against the re-election of Victoria Morrison, compared with 48 million that were cast in support of her staying on the board, according to a tally released by the company late Friday. Ms...

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    7. Deutsche Bank U.S. Unit Fails Stress Test as Fed Faults Controls

      Deutsche Bank U.S. Unit Fails Stress Test as Fed Faults Controls

      Deutsche Bank said the U.S. business “has made significant investments to improve its capital planning capabilities as well as controls and infrastructure.” The unit is still making progress and working with regulators, according to a statement posted on the web. The U.S. unit of Germany’s largest bank was the only firm to fail the second round of this year’s stress tests, which were established as part of the Dodd-Frank overhaul of financial regulations...

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