08/25/15 - 09:44 AM EDT
Activist investor Tom Sandell and his fund, Sandell Asset Management, are pushing the furniture retailer to either sell itself or monetize its real estate, and he doesn't give up easily.
08/24/15 - 09:50 AM EDT
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08/07/15 - 02:55 PM EDT
With a takeover defense in place, Bill Ackman may have to forgo a proxy fight at the food maker. Mondelez CEO Irene Rosenfeld may need to take action before yearend.
07/29/15 - 01:32 PM EDT
Citrix Systems late Tuesday reached a settlement with activist hedge fund Elliott Management's Paul Singer, a deal that will see the software developer's longtime CEO, Mark Templeton, leave the company.
07/29/15 - 10:18 AM EDT
Clinton's proposal to hike taxes on shorter investor holding periods and require activists to disclose their stakes earlier comes right out of the Marty Lipton playbook and would help corporations.
07/24/15 - 09:24 AM EDT
When Jamba reports its quarterly results, the potential exists for more franchising of its store locations, as well as more buybacks, thanks in part to a campaign by activist investors.
07/21/15 - 05:16 PM EDT
Pinnacle has agreed to sell its real-estate assets to Gaming and Leisure Properties for about $4.75 billion.
07/16/15 - 04:42 PM EDT
Jana Partners' $2 billion investment in Qualcomm and its attendant activist campaign has been constructive. Until now.
07/10/15 - 10:08 AM EDT
The language-education software maker has hired advisers, suggesting that it is preparing for an auction or proxy fight.
06/29/15 - 05:44 PM EDT
The move to reduce its holdings in OM Group could signal that FrontFour Capital Group's activist initiative will soon end.