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    2. Activist Investor Takes Stake in CVS

      Activist Investor Takes Stake in CVS
      Activist investor Starboard Value LP has taken a stake in CVS Health Corp. and held talks with the drugstore-and-insurance giants management, according to people familiar with the matter. The stake appears to be relatively small and the people said the talks, held recently, are amicable. How much Starboard currently owns and what it has discussed with the company couldnt be learned...
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    3. EBay Selling StubHub to Viagogo for $4.05 Billion

      EBay Selling StubHub to Viagogo for $4.05 Billion
      EBay is selling StubHub to ticket seller viagogo for $4.05 billion in cash. The transaction is part of a review that eBay undertook earlier this year following pressure from an activist investor. The San Jose, California-based company then said it was also reviewing options for its classified ads business. EBay Inc. bought StubHub in 2007 for $310 million. Both StubHub and the classifieds business each brought in less than ...
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    4. EBay CEO Leaves Amid Activist Fight to Spin Off ... Wait, Haven’t We Already Done This?

      EBay CEO Leaves Amid Activist Fight to Spin Off ... Wait, Haven’t We Already Done This?
      EBay Inc. has been here and done this, but the sequel may not have the same payoff. In 2014, activist investor Carl Icahn campaigned and hounded eBay EBAY, -0.80% to spin off its faster-growing PayPal PYPL, +0.43% payments business. Hedge fund activist Dan Loeb of Third Point joined in , and they ultimately prevailed in convincing eBay to sell PayPal in a maelstrom that eventually led to the exit ...
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    5. Goldman Activism Defense Chief Joins Activist Investor Elliott

      Goldman Activism Defense Chief Joins Activist Investor Elliott
      (Bloomberg) -- Goldman Sachs Group Inc.s top activism banker Steven Barg is joining the New York hedge fund Elliott Management Corp., one of the main firms he used to defend companies against, according to an internal memo obtained by Bloomberg. Barg will join the firm as its new global head of corporate engagement, the memo states...
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    6. Cisco Appoints Amy Chang to Board of Directors

      Cisco Appoints Amy Chang to Board of Directors
      30 PM EDT Cisco Appoints Amy Chang to Board of Directors SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/17/16 -- Cisco ( NASDAQ: CSCO ) announced the appointment of Amy L. Chang, CEO and founder of Accompany, Inc., to its board of directors effective today. "We are very pleased to have Amy join our board and look forward to her contributions," said Chuck Robbins, CEO, Cisco. "Amy is a Silicon Valley leader and she ...
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    7. Natasha Lamb Pressing Top Companies on Pay Equity

      Natasha Lamb Pressing Top Companies on Pay Equity
      The buzz around the gender pay gap had been building with a flurry of bills filed and Equal Pay Day speeches made but those with the power to take immediate action, the companies that issue the paychecks, were slow to act on their own. Enter Natasha Lamb, director of equity research and shareholder engagement at the Marion-based investment firm Arjuna Capital, who decided it was time to take matters into ...
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