Monthly Archives: January 2018

Reconcile Shareholder Time Horizons

January 19, 2018 SEC Chair Addresses Activism and Shareholder Engagement           At today’s SEC-NYU Dialogue on Securities Market Regulation held at NYU’s Stern School of Business, SEC Chairman Jay Clayton provided opening remarksfocusing on the interplay between shareholder activism and shareholder engagement.  Chairman … Continue reading

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BlackRock Advocates Societal Role

January 16, 2018 BlackRock Supports Stakeholder Governance                     BlackRock CEO, Larry Fink, who has been a leader in shaping corporate governance, has now firmly rejected Milton Friedman’s shareholder-primacy governance and embraced sustainability and stakeholder-focused governance.  January 2018 BlackRock letter to CEOs. … Continue reading

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