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Is Bed Bath’s board ‘refresh’ enough to hold off activist investors'   
April 23, 2019
Source: Furniture Today - Spencer Stuart North American Board Practice and former executive director of the Council of Institutional Investors. The new board will also form a Business Transformation and Strategy Review Committee to review all aspects of...
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Bed Bath & Beyond’s board overhaul fails to please hedge funds   
April 23, 2019
Source: New York Post - Bed Bath and Beyond said it new 10-member board, including Ann Yerger of the Council of Institutional Investors nonprofit, will give the board 9 out of 10 independent directors, with the CEO being ...
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Asia Investor Group on Climate Change   
April 21, 2019
Source: Environmental Leader - Nearly 350 global institutional investors have called on government leaders on the eve of the Climate Summit to provide stable, reliable and economically meaningful carbon pricing that helps redirect investment on a scale...
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Sturm, Ruger Targeted by Activists Again   
April 21, 2019
Source: The Motley Fool - The activists did not like Ruger's response, leading Majority Action -- a group that bills itself as a platform that "empowers individuals and groups to organize for progressive causes," along with the Interfaith Center on...
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IPO Investors Should Take Note of Pinterest's Dual Class Share Structure   
April 19, 2019
Source: TheStreet.com - IPO investors looking to pick up shares of Pinterest (PINS) on Thursday should be aware of what exactly they're getting. In its initial public offering on Thursday, Pinterest is offering ...
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'Malicious': Shorten and business groups defy Coalition's assault on climate policy   
April 18, 2019
Source: The Guardian - Emma Herd, the chief executive of the Investor Group on Climate Change, which represents institutional investors, such as super funds, with total funds under management of over $2tn, said international carbon credits were a key...
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Exxon, Chevron Face Pressure on Fracturing Disclosure   
April 16, 2019
Source: Bloomberg L.P. - The Investor Environmental Health Network in Falls Church, Va., helped organize groups of investors to file the resolutions, including the New York State Comptroller’s Office, the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia and...
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Student group hosts Corporate Responsibility Conference   
April 16, 2019
Source: Yale Daily News - Last weekend’s event was sponsored by the United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Investment, the Interfaith Center for Corporate Responsibility and the Intentional Endowments Network and included 15 speakers. Day...
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Sustainable investing to get boost from tie-up-PRI   
April 16, 2019
Source: Reuters - The Enhanced Analytics Initiative (EAI) is an investor-led group set up to encourage the growth of research into environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors. The combined group’s members represent assets of more than...
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POLITICO EU Influence: Transparency feud — Shell’s climate shift — Hansa hold-up   
April 13, 2019
Source: POLITICO - Investor pressure: Stephanie Pfeifer, CEO of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change, said Shell’s commitment to “walking away from industry groups when needed is a key step forward.” She added that...
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