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Mnuchin Weighs In as Skeptics Put Broadcom's 5G Pledge in Focus

Mnuchin Weighs In as Skeptics Put Broadcom's 5G Pledge in Focus

Broadcom is hoping its latest letter, this time to Congress will convince an inter-agency, national-security focused review panel to drop its review of the chipmaker's hostile bid to buy Qualcomm.

Activists Push for Gender Diversity at Amazon

Activists Push for Gender Diversity at Amazon

CTW Investment fund is agitating for more women and minorities on the internet e-commerce giant's board in hopes it will lead to greater diversity in its management team.

Akamai Settles With Elliott to Add Directors, Hike Buyback

Akamai Settles With Elliott to Add Directors, Hike Buyback

No strategic review was revealed but one is ongoing at the technology company, TheStreet has learned.

Broadcom Blasts Qualcomm for 'Secretly' Filing Request That Will Delay Vote

Broadcom Blasts Qualcomm for 'Secretly' Filing Request That Will Delay Vote

In response, Qualcomm claimed that Broadcom was 'deliberately seeking to mislead shareholders and the general public.'

It's Over: Icahn Beats Ackman in Battle Over Herbalife

It's Over: Icahn Beats Ackman in Battle Over Herbalife

Icahn has returns of almost $1 billion on his investment in the nutritional supplements company while the Pershing Square Capital Management chief exited his short position deep in the red

Elliott Could 'Crystalize' Akamai Campaign Soon

Elliott Could 'Crystalize' Akamai Campaign Soon

The deadline for nominating dissident director candidates at the undervalued technology company is approaching, which suggests an activist escalation is imminent.

GM, Teva, Facebook and Other New Jana Partners Positions

GM, Teva, Facebook and Other New Jana Partners Positions

The insurgent manager that helped engineer the Amazon-Whole Foods combination just offered up a window into his latest allocations, any of which could soon become campaigns. Both Jana Partners and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. reported new positions in Teva

Xerox's Jacobson Defends Fuji Deal As Icahn Hovers

Xerox's Jacobson Defends Fuji Deal As Icahn Hovers

The CEO called any idea about canceling a partnership that predated its Fuji merger "ludicrous," even as two large shareholders are seeking to block the deal.

Steve Wynn Gives Up Control of Ex-Wife's Shares

Steve Wynn Gives Up Control of Ex-Wife's Shares

The move increases the odds that either an activist could step in to break up the $18 billion hotel and casino empire or that Wynn's wife, Elaine, relaunches an effort to get on the company's board.

Starboard's Smith: No Newell Divestitures Until Proxy War Concludes

Starboard's Smith: No Newell Divestitures Until Proxy War Concludes

The activist investor is urging the maker of Rubbermaid containers, Mr. Coffee machines and Elmer's glue to table divestiture plans announced last month until shareholders get to vote on the insurgent's ten director candidates.