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    2. The Morning Ledger: Tech Founders Want IPO Riches, Without Pesky Shareholders

      The Morning Ledger: Tech Founders Want IPO Riches, Without Pesky Shareholders
      Technology companies are seeking windfalls from their IPOs, minus the shareholders.Snap Inc.was the first major company since at least 2000 to do an initial public offering in the U.S. that gave new shareholders no voting rights,Maureen Farrell reports.The companys earlier investors got one vote for every 10 held by the two co-founders.
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    3. Resignation Letter To the Board of Brightcove

      Resignation Letter To the Board of Brightcove
      There was a fascinating letter last week from Chet Kapoor of Tenzing Global -- resigning from the Board of Directors of Brightcove (NASDAQ: BCOV). Tenzing Global is an investment advisory firm in San Francisco. Here is just part of what Mr. Kapoor said in his scathing letter to fellow board members: "Lively debate on a board can be a healthy and productive means of vetting important issues through inquiry and research ...
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    4. Swift Energy Announces the Appointment of Chris Abundis as Senior Vice President and General Counsel

      Swift Energy Company (OTCQX: SWTF) (the Company) announced today the Board of Directors has appointed Christopher M. Abundis as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Abundis will lead the Companys legal and administration efforts and serve as counsel to the Board of Directors, advising the Board on legal and governance matters. He will report to Sean Woolverton, Swifts Chief Executive Officer.
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    5. A look at board composition: How does your industry stack up?

      A look at board composition: How does your industry stack up?
      Board composition is the issue for investors in 2017. Some industries are taking more steps to refresh their board than othershow does yours stack up? As the economic environment changes and lines between industries start to blur, companies are looking for directors with di erent, less traditional and even broader skills. Technology skills will be key across sectors.
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    6. Companies criticised for 'paying lip-service' to shareholder complaints

      Companies criticised for 'paying lip-service' to shareholder complaints
      Some companies are simply paying lip service to their shareholders' complaints about boardroom bonuses and governance rules, according to one corporate watchdog. Despite several years of bruising rebellions from investors unhappy at directors, pay packets and business decisions, a few of Britains biggest listed firms continue to give vague or non-existent explanations for falling short of the rules.
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    7. New Directors Appointed to Enersource Board

      New Directors Appointed to Enersource Board
      A holding company CEO and two affiliate company Presidents have been selected to lead a proposed new electric utility that will result from the merger of Enersource, Horizon Utilities and PowerStream, and the merger's subsequent purchase of Hydro One Brampton. The new company will be called 'MergeCo' until a name is chosen.
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    8. Wells Fargo scandal may also include Prudential insurance

      Wells Fargo scandal may also include Prudential insurance
      Wells Fargo will stop setting the sales goals that employees say led to pressure to open millions of fake customer accounts. The embattled bank says the change, announced early Tuesday, will be effective Jan. 1. Wells Fargo scandal may also include Prudential insurance Wells Fargo will stop setting the sales goals that employees say led to pressure to open millions of fake customer accounts. The embattled bank says the change ...
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    9. Some Thoughts for Boards of Directors in 2017

      Some Thoughts for Boards of Directors in 2017
      The evolution of corporate governance over the last three decades has produced meaningful changes in the expectations of shareholders and the business policies adopted to meet those expectations. Decision-making power has shifted away from industrialists, entrepreneurs and builders of businesses, toward greater empowerment of institutional investors, hedge funds and other financial managers...
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    1. PwC's Center for Board Governance has an unmatched breadth and depth of expertise in governance that we apply for the benefit of companies and their shareholders, the capital markets and as part of PwC's commitment to quality.
      In PwC Names Mary Ann Cloyd to Lead its Center for Board Governance
    2. If you look at the modern thought process around board governance, the title of chair is not the key.
      Brian Moynihan in BofA CEO Calls Board Decision on Chairman ‘Right Thing To Do’
    3. We take our responsibilities with regard to corporate governance very seriously particularly in areas such as executive pay, board governance, employee diversity, audit management and relations with external stakeholders.
      In GlaxoSmithKline Falls to Bottom of Good Governance Survey