Government doesn't accept bank's argument that it wasn't responsible for Merrill Lynch and Countrywide, two lenders it acquired during the financial crisis.
In a partial blow to Bob Evans Farms, proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services recommended that shareholders support four of eight dissident director nominees.
Highland Capital Management complained that a reported potential sale of satellite communications company Loral Space & Communications Canadian public pension funds didn't reflect the "intrinsic value" of the company.
A package of changes offered by Oplink Communications earlier this week including a strategic review of a key business unit weren't enough to mollify two dissident investors.
Restaurant operator offers to relinquish three seats on 12-person board, but the activist investor is not appeased.
Two activist funds launched a campaign to force Oplink Communications to spin off a unit and distribute more capital to shareholders.
The Securities and Exchange Commission late Monday issued long-expected new tough restrictions on proxy advisory firms.
Chairwoman's comments come as many corporations face strategic review proposals.
Canada's Valeant Pharmaceuticals International on Tuesday said it plans to launch an exchange offer later this week to put its $54 billion hostile bid to acquire Allergan before shareholders, as part of a broader effort to step up its effort to acquire the California-based drug maker best known as the maker of Botox.
Provision improves chances for other fixes, such as exempting mid-size banks from SIFI rules.