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    1. Theresa May: A Big Fight is Brewing Over CEO Compensation in Britain

      Theresa May: A Big Fight is Brewing Over CEO Compensation in Britain

      British bosses are clamoring for Theresa May to come up with a strategy for Brexit . Instead, they've got more regulation around executive pay.

      It is easy to suggest that May has better things to do. What's more, her plan, as reported by the Financial Times , amounts to little more than underlining and printing in bold details about pay that companies already disclose. Still, highlighter pens exist for a reason...

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    2. Private sector: How much control could the government exert in private sector entities? - The Economic Times

      Private sector: How much control could the government exert in private sector entities? - The Economic Times

      How much control could the government exert in private sector entities? By The Centre’s holding in the private sector is a treasure trove. Company Summary Charts Valuation & Peer Comparison Community Buzz PEER COMPANIES No one was ready for an ITC vs Tata corporate battle, least of all the protagonists.

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    3. Tech Boards in Dire Need of Women's Touch

      Tech Boards in Dire Need of Women's Touch

      There has been a lot of talk about how to get women into tech, particularly onto boards and into leadership positions. Yet, despite the scrutiny, the number of company boards with no women on them actually increased in 2017, according to Silicon Valley Bank 's 2017 Startup Outlook report. More than 70% of the 941 startups surveyed did not have a single female board member in 2017, up from 66% the year before...

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    4. Thyssenkrupp CEO Says Won't be Pressured to Rush Change

      Thyssenkrupp CEO Says Won't be Pressured to Rush Change

      FRANKFURT: Thyssenkrupp 's chief executive asked shareholders on Friday for more time to turn around the diversified industrial group, saying it would not bow to external pressure to rush structural change. Heinrich Hiesinger warned that a hoped-for merger of Thyssenkrupp's steel business with a rival such as Tata Steel may yet not succeed...

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    5. Advisory Firm InGovern Writes to Independent Directors of Tata Motors - The Economic Times

      Advisory Firm InGovern Writes to Independent Directors of Tata Motors - The Economic Times

      On Monday, proxy advisory firm InGovern sent an email to all independent directors of Tata Motors , asking them to ‘take a lead role in guiding the Company till the issue is resolved’. The email (a copy of which is with ET) states- ‘From the information that is in the public domain, we gather that a number of issues (long-term strategy, Nano project, etc) merit the attention of the independent directors ...

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    6. Hefty Pay Hike, Stocks for Infosys Managers, Executives

      Hefty Pay Hike, Stocks for Infosys Managers, Executives

      Software major Infosys on Friday announced a hefty compensation and stock options to its key managers and high-performing executives in recognition of their contribution to the company's robust growth. "On the recommendation of the nomination and remuneration committee, the board of directors has approved the revised annual compensation of Director ...

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    7. Number of Women on Board Rises, but so Does Tokenism

      Number of Women on Board Rises, but so Does Tokenism

      Since 2014, the number of women on companies' boards has increased, but around half of the women directors hired are family or relatives of the promoter, indicating a lack of transparency in the hiring process, says a report. The capital markets watchdog had issued guidelines in February 2014, asking companies to appoint at least one woman director on their boards.....

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    8. Indian Boards Need to Focus on Strategy, Sustainability

      Indian Boards Need to Focus on Strategy, Sustainability

      Indian boards need to focus on strategy, sustainability: Survey By PTI | Jul 26, 2016, 06.33 PM IST READ MORE ON » Indian boards | India Inc The survey noted that boards cannot afford to be short-sighted if they are to meet the challenges and opportunities of the next decade. NEW DELHI: India Inc has identified four areas including strategy and sustainability on which board should increase focus over the next 10 years to support business growth prospects, says a Grant Thornton survey.....

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    9. Viacom Chief Philippe Dauman says Sumner Redstone has Removed him from Trust

      Viacom Chief Philippe Dauman says Sumner Redstone has Removed him from Trust

      he fight for control over Sumner M. Redstone's $40 billion media empire escalated significantly on Friday night.

      In an unexpected development, Philippe P. Dauman , the chief executive of Viacom , was informed that Mr. Redstone had removed him and George Abrams from the trust that will control his companies after he dies or is declared incompetent. Mr. Abrams is a longtime director at Viacom...

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    10. Three Google Directors Survive Challenge Over Pay

      Three Google Directors Survive Challenge Over Pay

      Google did not immediately detail by how much of a margin the directors won re-election at the meeting, which was webcast. Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services had recommended that Google shareholders withhold votes for the three directors, saying "mega grants" provided to Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt and Chief Business Officer Omid Kordestani were "problematic...

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