THE BIG OWNERS ROAR Institutional investors want more -- and still more! -- say in how companies are run. As the following articles show, managers face a new world

Fromson, Brett Duval; Michels, Antony J.; Fefer, Mark D.
July 1990
Fortune;7/30/1990, Vol. 122 Issue 3, p66
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Citadel cracks open door. Williamson, Christine // Pensions & Investments;3/7/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p2 

    The article informs that Citadel Investment Group LLC is giving in to the demands of institutional investors who want a closer look at its investment strategies. Investors should not expect to get a penetrating view into the inner workings of one of the industry's most successful hedge fund...

  • Investors Want Change in Audit Reporting Practices. Davis, Stephen; Lukomnik, Jon // Compliance Week;Dec2011, Vol. 8 Issue 95, p52 

    The article focuses on the indications that investors wanted change in practice of audit reporting. It states that the Investor Advisory Group (IAG) of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has sent a letter to PCAOB, which indicates change in corporate compliance managers and...

  • Savvier investors taking bigger role with managers. COMTOIS, JAMES // Pensions & Investments;5/26/2014, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p63 

    The article reports on greater demand from institutional investors for more transparency and a dialogue over how their assets are being invested and portfolios are being constructed as of May 2014. Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management (MASSPRIM) Board's Michael Trotsky says the...

  • NEXT MOVE. Abbott, Tracey // Computer Weekly;3/8/2005, p62 

    In the article, the author provides information on career development in the IT industry. A reader of this journal asks him about his possibility of making big in this industry as he has 10 years of experience, and currently he is working as an IT manager. He says he is frustrated with working...

  • Small firms fire slingshots at bond Goliaths. Calio, Vince // Pensions & Investments;5/30/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p3 

    The article focuses on the hegemony of the big consulting firms in the investment business. Some executives in smaller firms say their size enables them to move in and out of credit positions more quickly and easily. With still-tightening spreads, lackluster performance and investors' dogged...

  • Research finds small business owners prioritize software and company websites over social media.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;12/13/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 49, p25 

    The article reports that small business owners in the U.S. still value business software and company websites than social media sites and services. The research made by The Guardian Life Small Business Research Institute reveals that small business owners use software to run their business...

  • Local pizza chain headed for D.C. Sterrett, David // Crain's Chicago Business;10/20/2008, Vol. 31 Issue 42, p16 

    The article reports that HomeMade Pizza Co., a local chain specializing in making pizzas that customers bake at home, plans to expand its fast-growing business to Washington, D.C., this month. Company owner Eric Fosse says that the company wants to show that Home Made is not just a regional...

  • Keeping the lines open in choppy markets. Wee, Denise; Cornforth, Bernice // FinanceAsia;Mar2014, p8 

    The article discusses the results of "FinanceAsia" magazine's 2014 poll of Asian companies, which shows that investors want more access to senior managers. Topics addressed include pressure on senior executives to stay in touch with shareholders, the impact of market volatility on investor...

  • Shareholders' luck. . .  // Finance Week;5/4/2005, p6 

    This article presents the author's views on gains and losses faced by shareholders. The author says that a company takeover is, at best, a long and drawn-out process. Even more so if it's a hostile bid and the regulatory authorities have to give it their stamp of approval. The long period...

  • Bigger Investors Do Better When It Comes to Hedge Fund Investing. Taub, Stephen // AR Magazine;Sep2013, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p54 

    The article examines how large institutional investors are better poised to allocate to the best managers when it comes to hedge fund investing. The Council on Foundations and Commonfund Institute conducted a study which showed how U.S. foundations outperformed the hedge fund index. It is argued...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics