TITLE

Cooler Heads Must Prevail In Fights with Shareholders

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Paul
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
American Banker;5/18/2012, Vol. 177 Issue F319, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses U.S. proxy battles in which dissident or activist shareholders pressure management teams at their annual meetings to improve their companies' performance or make changes. PL Capital's co-founder John Palmer offers his perception of the activist investor's thought process. Merrill Sherman mentions PL Capital's proxy challenge to Bancorp Rhode Island.
ACCESSION #
75273365

 

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