Author Archive | Philip Carre

Reputation – but with whom?

  The Salzburg meeting would not be complete without a comment on its impact on reputation. On the one hand the reputation of Britain within the EU as it seeks to extract itself within the next six months. On the other hand the reputation of Theresa May as a leader of her own party in […]

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Activism gets personal

News this week from the Investment Association confirms earlier reports from Lazards and Forbes, namely that shareholder activism is on the increase. Shareholder revolts against the re-election of directors doubled year on year in 2018. Should we be surprised? After all activists are minority shareholders who see potential shareholder value hampered by the incumbent board, thus naturally have […]

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