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    1. Mark Zuckerberg runs a nation-state, and he's the king

      Mark Zuckerberg runs a nation-state, and he's the king

      Zuckerberg has defended the way power at Facebook is concentrated in his own person. And it may be true that, as he argues, this unusual corporate governance arrangement allows Facebook to hold off shareholders obsessed with short-term profits and think instead about the long-term interests of its ...

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    2. Research: Could Machine Learning Help Companies Select Better Board Directors?

      Research: Could Machine Learning Help Companies Select Better Board Directors?

      These techniques are rapidly changing many industries — could they also improve corporate governance ? To explore that question, we conducted a study of how machine learning might be used to select board directors, and how the selected directors might differ from those selected by management.

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    3. Activist Slams Crescent Point Energy, Seeks Board Seats

      Activist Slams Crescent Point Energy, Seeks Board Seats

      Crescent Point Energy is being targeted by an activist investor that's lambasting the company's management and threatening to wage a proxy fight. Cation Capital went public with its grievances early Monday, saying it plans to nominate four candidates for Crescent Point's board of directors at the company's annual meeting next month...

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    4. Deutsche Bank Sacks British Boss After Losses

      Deutsche Bank Sacks British Boss After Losses

      Deutsche Bank sacks British boss after losses Germany's biggest lender ousts its British boss following boardroom clashes over the lender's failing turnaround effort. 04:20, UK, Monday 09 April 2018 Image: John Cryan with his successor Christian Sewing pictured in February By Sharon Marris, Business Reporter Deutsche Bank has sacked its British chief executive John Cryan after three years of financial losses. Mr Cryan will leave Germany's biggest lender at the end of April.

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    5. Vivendi Names Telecom Italia Board Candidates

      Vivendi Names Telecom Italia Board Candidates

      Vivendi late on Thursday announced its candidates for Telecom Italia board, as Italy's state-controlled lender Cassa Depositi e Prestiti, or CDP, also Thursday approved its plan to take a stake in the Italian telecoms company. CDP said that its board has greenlighted an investment in Telecom Italia. It will gradually build a stake of up to 5% in the company, it said...

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    6. GE Plan To Restate 2016-2017 Earnings Is Taking Longer Than Expected

      GE Plan To Restate 2016-2017 Earnings Is Taking Longer Than Expected

      General Electric ( GE ) now plans to restate earnings for 2016 and 2017 by April 13, after a previous target date for late March came and went. X The industrial giant has said it will adopt a new revenue-recognition accounting standard, an industry standard that it says all companies are required to adopt. But GE management said the process "is taking more time than we originally expected" to finalize, according to a letter to shareholders on Wednesday...

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    7. The SEC is Accusing a Startup Founder of Stealing $48 Million from Investors to Fund Private Jets and a Dairy Cow Farm

      The SEC is Accusing a Startup Founder of Stealing $48 Million from Investors to Fund Private Jets and a Dairy Cow Farm
      • Mozido founder Michael Liberty has been charged with allegedly scheming to defraud investors and misappropriating funds, according to the Securities and Exchange Commission.
      • Liberty, along with his wife and several associates, allegedly raised $55 million from investors using fictitious financial information and shell companies...
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    8. DuPont Sells Country Club Peltz Scorned as ‘Corporate Largesse’

      DuPont Sells Country Club Peltz Scorned as ‘Corporate Largesse’

      DowDuPont Inc. finally landed buyers for its country club, several years after activist investor Nelson Peltz blasted the golf and tennis playground as a symbol of corporate excess. The club became a flash point for Peltz’s Trian Fund Management in its failed 2015 proxy fight for seats on the board of DuPont, which subsequently merged with Dow Chemical...

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    9. Market Watchdogs Eye New Rules on How Companies Disclose 'Material' Risks Like Climate Change ...

      Market Watchdogs Eye New Rules on How Companies Disclose 'Material' Risks Like Climate Change ...

      “The research conducted and extensive feedback received during our consultation led us to believe that new disclosure requirements should be considered as part of corporate governance practices,” said Huston Loke, director of corporate finance at the Ontario Securities Commission. At the conclusion ...

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    10. Deutsche Bank Wants to Add the Former CEO of Merrill Lynch to its Board

      Deutsche Bank Wants to Add the Former CEO of Merrill Lynch to its Board

      Reuters/ Shannon Stapleton

      • Former Merrill Lynch CEO John Thain is being nominated to the supervisory board of Deutsche Bank.
      • Deutsche Bank announced two other new nominees, Mayree Clark, founder and managing partner of Eachwin Capital, and Michele Trogni, previously group chief information officer at UBS .

      FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Former Merrill Lynch CEO John Thain is being nominated to the supervisory board of Deutsche Bank , Germany's largest lender said on Wednesday...

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    11. RBI keeps private banks waiting on bonus payment to top executives

      RBI keeps private banks waiting on bonus payment to top executives

      RBI keeps private banks waiting on bonus payment to top executives Silence linked to under-reporting of bad loans 4, 2018 01:42 //mybs.in/2Vm2qas ALSO READ The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has started cracking down on bonuses to top executives at private sector banks. According to sources familiar with the matter, the central bank is yet to grant its approval for bonuses to senior executives in private banks for 2016-17, even as the financial year 2017-18 has come to an end.

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    12. Fidessa postpones vote on Temenos bid to await possible counter offers

      (Reuters) - British software firm Fidessa ( FDSA.L ) postponed an imminent shareholder vote on whether to back a 1.4 billion pound ($2 billion) takeover bid from Switzerland’s Temenos ( TEMN.S ), saying it might receive two more offers. Fidessa said in a statement that it had received approaches “from two separate third parties who are each considering making an offer for Fidessa at a premium to the Temenos offer.” One of the potential new offers would be at a 5 percent premium to banking software supplier Temenos’s cash bid, it said. It did not disclose details of the other ...

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