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    1. CEO Pay More Closely Matches' Firms' Results

      CEO Pay More Closely Matches' Firms' Results

      The push to more closely align chief executive pay with company performance is showing signs of working, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis.  When companies exceed expectations or outpace rivals, CEOs are reaping bigger-than-projected rewards. But when financial results or stock-market returns fall short, executives lose much of their potential pay...

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    2. VMware Announces Changes to Board of Directors

      VMware Announces Changes to Board of Directors

      VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced that longtime Accenture executive Pamela Craig has been elected to succeed Renee James on the VMware board of directors. Craig has also been appointed to serve as a member of the VMware mergers and acquisitions committee. James has served on the VMware board since September 2007 and has resigned to focus on her responsibilities as President of Intel Corp. This change to the VMware board is effective immediately...

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    3. Dell Buyout Lurches Toward an Inevitable Finish

      Dell Buyout Lurches Toward an Inevitable Finish

      When law professor Brian Quinn was teaching about leveraged buyouts earlier this year, he thought he finally had a model transaction to show his students: Dell Inc.DELL +0.07%.  Months later, following a storm of controversy, delays to a shareholder vote and a change to voting rules in exchange for a sweetened bid, Mr. Quinn isn't so sure he can put Dell's nearly $25 billion buyout on a pedestal...

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    4. Bollore Makes Peace Offering Ahead of Board Meeting

      Bollore Makes Peace Offering Ahead of Board Meeting

      A leadership battle at French conglomerate Vivendi SA took a turn toward détente ahead of a board meeting Wednesday to discuss the company's governance.  French industrialist Vincent Bolloré said Tuesday that he is no longer seeking a job within Vivendi, cooling a dispute with the company's chairman over who will lead the conglomerate as it sheds its telecommunications assets to focus on a narrower stable of media businesses...

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    5. Dish Director Quits Amid Flap

      Dish Director Quits Amid Flap

      Dish Network Corp. DISH +1.34% director who resigned in recent weeks did so amid a disagreement over the company's handling of a bid for a telecommunications firm that could deliver hundreds of millions of dollars of personal profits to Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen, people involved in the situation said...

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    6. Inphi Corporation Appoints Nicholas Brathwaite to Board of Directors

      Inphi Corporation Appoints Nicholas Brathwaite to Board of Directors

      Inphi Corporation (NYSE: IPHI), a leading provider of high-speed, mixed signal semiconductor solutions for the communications and computing markets, today announced that Nicholas Brathwaite has joined its Board of Directors.  "We are extremely pleased to welcome Nicholas to Inphi's Board of Directors," said Ford Tamer, Inphi's president and CEO. "We are excited about his in-depth knowledge and wealth of expertise in driving innovation for high-tech, global companies"...

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    7. Musk-Backed SolarCity Scraps "Happy Meal" Deal

      Musk-Backed SolarCity Scraps "Happy Meal" Deal

      A solar-energy firm backed by entrepreneur Elon Musk ditched a type of "Happy Meal" share-lending deal that has given some investors indigestion.  SolarCity Corp., SCTY -2.60% a San Mateo, Calif., energy-services provider where Mr. Musk is chairman, made the disclosure recently in an amended securities filing.

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    8. Investors are Poised to Pay $6 Billion for Neiman

      Investors are Poised to Pay $6 Billion for Neiman

      After several months sitting in the display case, Neiman Marcus Inc. appears close to having a buyer.  A team of Ares Management LLC and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board are in the final stages of negotiations to buy Neiman Marcus for around $6 billion, said people familiar with the matter, in a move that would shift the luxury retailer from one set of private-equity ownership to another...

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    9. Clash Preceded Zurich CFO Death; Friction Built in Insurer's Boardroom

      Clash Preceded Zurich CFO Death; Friction Built in Insurer's Boardroom

      Long-simmering friction between the chairman and chief financial officer of Zurich Insurance Group AG ZURN.VX -0.21% escalated this summer as the two tussled over how to explain the company's disappointing progress toward meeting certain business targets, according to company officials familiar with the situation...

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    10. D. Campbell Rogers Joins InspireMD's Board of Directors

      D. Campbell Rogers Joins InspireMD's Board of Directors

      InspireMD Inc. (NYSE MKT: NSPR) ("InspireMD" or the "Company"), a leader in embolic protection stents, today announced the appointment of Dr. Campbell Rogers to the Board of Directors on September 3, 2013. Dr. Rogers currently serves as the Chief Medical Officer of HeartFlow, Inc., a private cardiovascular diagnostics company based in California...

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    11. Townsend Appointed to Western Union Board of Directors

      Townsend Appointed to Western Union Board of Directors

      The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payment services, today announced that Frances Fragos Townsend has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, effective August 27, 2013 to serve until the next annual election of directors.  Ms. Townsend will serve on the Compliance Committee of the Board...

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    12. Former U.S. Ambassador Wolff Appointed to Rockwood's Board of Directors

      Former U.S. Ambassador Wolff Appointed to Rockwood's Board of Directors

      Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ROC) announced today that Former U. S. Ambassador to Chile, Alejandro D. Wolff, has been appointed to Rockwood's Board of Directors, effective August 28, 2013. Ambassador Wolff will also serve on the Board's Compensation and Corporate Governance and Nominating committees...

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