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Party Structure of Mutual Funds.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Review of Financial Studies; Jun2022, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p2839-2878, 40p

Abstract:Copyright of Review of Financial Studies is the property of Oxford University Press / USA and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users m...

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When Shareholders Disagree: Trading after Shareholder Meetings.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Review of Financial Studies. Apr2022, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p1813-1867. 55p.

Abstract:This paper analyzes how trading after shareholder meetings changes the composition of the shareholder base. Analyzing daily trades, we find that mutual funds reduce their holdings if their votes are opposed to the voting outcome. Trading volume is high...

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Investors' Perceptions of Activism via Voting: Evidence from Contentious Shareholder Meetings*.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Contemporary Accounting Research. Dec2021, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p2758-2794. 37p.

Abstract:RÉSUMÉ: Perceptions des investisseurs concernant l'activisme par le vote : données issues d'assemblées d'actionnaires conflictuelles Prenant acte de l'influence croissante des votes des actionnaires sur les politiques des entreprises, nous examinons le...

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Majority of the Minority Approval of Related Party Transactions: the Analysis of Institutional Shareholder Voting.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):European Company & Financial Law Review. Dec2021, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p820-862. 43p.

Abstract:Majority of the minority (MOM) approval of related party transactions (RPTs) has become a popular mechanism to be used in the oversight of RPTs among academics, stakeholders and regulators. Using this mechanism means that for companies, entering into R...

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Do Majority‐of‐Minority Shareholder Voting Rights Reduce Expropriation? Evidence from Related Party Transactions.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Accounting Research (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.). Sep2021, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p1385-1423. 39p.

Abstract:In the presence of business groups, the expropriation through related party transactions (RPTs) is common and costly to minority shareholders. Using the setting of India's RPT voting rule, I find that a majority‐of‐minority shareholder voting mechanism...

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ISS Proposes Benchmark Voting Policy Changes for the 2022 Proxy Season.

Source(s):Venulex Legal Summaries. 2021 Q4, p1-5. 5p.

Abstract:The article reports that Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recently released its proposed voting policy changes for the 2022 proxy season and has invited comments from issuers, shareholders and other market participants. It mentions proposed cha...

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ISS Issues Final Voting Policies for the 2022 Proxy Season.

Source(s):Venulex Legal Summaries. 2021 Q4, p1-5. 5p.

Abstract:The article reports that Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recently released its final U.S. voting policies, which largely track previously proposed policies and become effective for shareholder meetings held on or after February 1, 2022. It men...

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Governance Changes through Shareholder Initiatives: The Case of Proxy Access.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis. Aug2021, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p1590-1621. 32p.

Abstract:We study a regulatory change that led to over 300 shareholder proposals to instate proxy access and more than 250 firms adopting proxy access from 2012 to 2016. The firms expected to benefit most from proxy access have the most positive market reaction...

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How Close Are Close Shareholder Votes?

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Review of Financial Studies. Aug2019, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p3183-3214. 32p.

Abstract:We show that close votes on shareholder proposals are disproportionately more likely to be won by management than by shareholder activists. Using a sample of shareholder proposals from 2003 to 2016, we uncover a large and discontinuous drop in the dens...

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Vote Avoidance and Shareholder Voting in Mergers and Acquisitions.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Review of Financial Studies. Aug2018, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p3176-3211. 36p.

Abstract:We examine whether, how, and why acquirer shareholder voting matters. We show that acquirers with low institutional ownership, high deal risk, and high agency costs are more likely to bypass shareholder voting. Such acquirers have lower announcement re...

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