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Apr 24, 2018, 11:00 ET Blue Lion Capital Expresses Disappointment with HomeStreet's First Quarter Results

Blue Lion Capital ("Blue Lion") and its affiliates are the beneficial owners of 6% of the stock of HomeStreet, Inc. (Nasdaq: HMST) ("HomeStreet")....


Apr 24, 2018, 10:58 ET Knauf sendet einen Brief an die Aktionäre von USG und fordert sie auf, noch heute mit ihrer GOLD Vollmachtskarte GEGEN alle vier Verwaltungsratskandidaten von USG zu stimmen

Das Angebot von Knauf bietet den Aktionären erheblichen Barwert Das Angebot von Knauf reduziert die Risiken des ambitionierten Plans des...


Apr 23, 2018, 08:30 ET Scripps: We have the right board and the right strategy for meaningful company growth

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) is aggressively implementing a transformative company growth strategy that has momentum and is yielding...


Apr 23, 2018, 07:30 ET Leading Proxy Advisory Firm Glass Lewis Joins ISS in Recommending CB&I Shareholders Vote "FOR" the Proposed Transaction with McDermott

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) today announced that leading independent proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis has joined Institutional Shareholder Services Inc....


Apr 23, 2018, 07:00 ET Wynn Resorts Co-Founder and Largest Shareholder Elaine P. Wynn Urges Shareholders to Withhold Votes from Legacy Director Nominee John J. Hagenbuch

Elaine Wynn, co-founder and the largest shareholder of Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ: WYNN) ("Wynn Resorts," "Wynn," the "Company"), today filed...


Apr 23, 2018, 06:30 ET Knauf Sends Letter to USG Shareholders Urging Them to Vote AGAINST All Four USG Director Nominees on GOLD Proxy Card Today

Gebr. Knauf KG ("Knauf") today announced that in conjunction with the filing of its definitive proxy materials with the U.S. Securities and...


Apr 20, 2018, 16:53 ET Leading Proxy Advisory Firm Glass Lewis & Co. Recommends that QTS Stockholders Vote "FOR" ALL Eight QTS directors at the Company's 2018 Annual Meeting

QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS) today announced that leading independent proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis & Co. ("Glass Lewis") has issued a...


Apr 17, 2018, 10:58 ET MassRoots Issues 2018 Annual Shareholder Letter

MassRoots, Inc. ("MassRoots" or the "Company") (OTCQB:MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the regulated cannabis industry, today...


Apr 17, 2018, 08:30 ET Moab Capital Urges Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. Shareholders to Vote Against the Re-Election of the Board at the Upcoming Annual Meeting

Moab Capital Partners, LLC ("Moab Capital") announced today that it has delivered a letter to the board of directors (the "Board") of Macquarie...


Apr 13, 2018, 08:00 ET 22NW Fund Issues Statement Against the Re-Election of Aimia Board of Directors

Believes Immediate Board Reconstitution is Necessary to Address Poor Performance and Value Destruction Intends to Withhold Votes for All Legacy...


Apr 12, 2018, 13:39 ET City of London Issues Open Letter to Stockholders of The China Fund

City of London Investment Management Company Limited ("City of London"), which represents clients who are the beneficial owners of...


Apr 11, 2018, 09:17 ET Starboard Files Definitive Proxy Materials to Elect Four Highly Qualified Director Nominees to the Newell Board of Directors at the Upcoming 2018 Annual Meeting

Starboard Value LP (together with its affiliates, "Starboard"), a significant shareholder of Newell Brands Inc. ("Newell" or the "Company") (NYSE:...


Apr 10, 2018, 20:11 ET Knauf richtet offenen Brief an USG-Aktionäre und fordert dazu auf, heute gegen alle vier Kandidaten für den USG-Unternehmensvorstand abzustimmen

Untermauerung des Cash-Angebots über 42,00 USD je Aktie Vorläufige Stimmrechtsunterlagen eingereicht Gebr. Knauf („Knauf") richtete heute...


Apr 10, 2018, 15:21 ET Sidus Investment Management and BLR Partners Issue Letter to Board of Acacia Research Corporation

Sidus Investment Management, LLC and BLR Partners LP (together, "Sidus," "we" or "us"), collectively one of the largest stockholders of Acacia...


Apr 10, 2018, 07:30 ET Knauf Issues Open Letter to USG Shareholders and Urges Them to Vote Against All Four USG Director Nominees Today

Gebr. Knauf KG ("Knauf") today issued a letter to all USG Corporation (NYSE: USG) shareholders urging them to vote against all four director...


Apr 09, 2018, 16:59 ET PDL BioPharma Shareholder, SevenSaoi Capital, Comments on the Nomination of Shlomo Yanai to the PDL Board of Directors and Delivers Letter to the Board Outlining Significant Concerns

SevenSaoi Capital, LLC (together with its affiliates, "SevenSaoi," pronounced "7C"), a long-only public equity investment firm that owns 2,590,198...


Apr 09, 2018, 07:30 ET SandRidge Energy Comments on Icahn Capital's Intention to Nominate Directors

SandRidge Energy, Inc. ("SandRidge" or the "Company") (NYSE: SD) today issued the following statement in response to Icahn Capital's intention to...


Apr 05, 2018, 09:29 ET Aratana Therapeutics Confirms Receipt of Board Nominations

Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PETX), a pet therapeutics company focused on the licensing, development and commercialization of innovative...


Apr 04, 2018, 08:00 ET Spherix Issues Letter to Shareholders

Spherix Incorporated (NASDAQ: SPEX) a technology company committed to advancing innovation by participation in the development of new technology,...


Apr 03, 2018, 18:16 ET FrontFour Formally Provides Advance Notice of the Nomination of Four Highly Qualified Directors for Election at Obsidian's 2018 Annual and Special Meeting

FrontFour Capital Group LLC, together with its affiliates ("FrontFour" or "we"), a significant shareholder of Obsidian Energy Ltd. ("Obsidian" or,...


Apr 03, 2018, 09:36 ET Engine Capital Issues Statement Regarding Navigant's 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Engine Capital, L.P. (together with its affiliates, "Engine"), a shareholder of Navigant Consulting, Inc. ("NCI" or, the "Company") (NYSE: NCI),...


Apr 03, 2018, 08:30 ET Maglan Capital Delivers Letter to Consolidated Communications Board of Directors

Maglan Capital LP, together with its affiliates ("Maglan Capital"), a significant, long-term shareholder of Consolidated Communications Holdings,...


Apr 02, 2018, 14:57 ET RA Capital Management Opposes BioCryst Pharmaceuticals' Proposed Merger with Idera Pharmaceuticals

RA Capital Management, LLC ("RA Capital") today announced that it delivered a letter to the Board of Directors of BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc....


Apr 02, 2018, 13:28 ET HomeStreet Inexcusably Disenfranchises Shareholders

Blue Lion Capital ("BLC") and its affiliates, which manage funds that own approximately 6.0% of the stock of HomeStreet, Inc. (Nasdaq: HMST)...


Mar 29, 2018, 03:41 ET Husqvarna AB: Conversion of Shares

According to Husqvarna AB´s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares....