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    1. XPO Logistics Names AnnaMaria DeSalva Vice Chairman of the Board

      XPO Logistics Names AnnaMaria DeSalva Vice Chairman of the Board

      XPO Logistics in Greenwich has named AnnaMaria DeSalva, current independent director and chairman of its nominating and governance committee, to the newly created position of vice chairman of the board. Additionally, the company has appointed Marlene Colucci as a new independent director...

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    2. Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Expands Board with Election of Kathy Hopinkah Hannan

      Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Expands Board with Election of Kathy Hopinkah Hannan

      Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) (the "Company" or "Annaly") today announced that the Board of Directors of the Company (the "Board")
      has elected Kathy Hopinkah Hannan, PhD, CPA, former Global Lead Partner, National Managing Partner and Vice Chairman of KPMG, LLP ("KPMG"), to become an independent member of the Board, effective immediately...

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    3. Board Diversity by U.S. Region

      Board Diversity by U.S. Region

      Under SB-826, California became the first state to pass legislation to require that publicly traded companies have at least one woman on their board. Specifically, companies in California will need to achieve this by 2019. Starting in 2021, the required number of women on boards will increase based on the overall size of the board. For example, if a board has five directors, two of them must be women, and if it has six or more directors, three of them must be women. Companies that fail to recruit the requisite number of women will face a $100,000 fine for ...

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    4. Moody’s Corporation Elects Thérèse Esperdy to Board of Directors

      Moody’s Corporation Elects Thérèse Esperdy to Board of Directors

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Moody's Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that Thérèse Esperdy has been elected as a member of the Company’s Board, effective as of March 1, 2019. Ms. Esperdy also has been elected to the Board’s Audit, Governance & Nominating and Compensation & Human Resources Committees. With the election of Ms. Esperdy, Moody’s Board will now consist of ten directors...

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    5. Starboard Gauges Bristol-Myers Shareholder Support for Celgene Deal

      Starboard Gauges Bristol-Myers Shareholder Support for Celgene Deal

      (Reuters) - Activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP has asked a proxy solicitor to probe the level of support among Bristol-Myers Squibb Co shareholders for the U.S. drug maker's $74 billion (57 billion pounds) deal to buy Celgene Corp, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. The acquisition would be the biggest pharmaceuticals deal ever and would unite two major sellers of cancer drugs. Starboard has not decided whether it would oppose the Celgene deal, the sources said...

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    6. Icahn Bets on Caesars' Sale

      Icahn Bets on Caesars' Sale

      Caesars Entertainment Corp.'s ( CZR ) latest gamble could on be itself, according to a published report Thursday. Carl Icahn -- the billionaire activist investor -- is urging the casino company to "explore a sale," according to The Wall Street Journal report, which said the company had received two recent offers. An email to a Caesars' spokesperson seeking comment was not immediately returned...

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    7. Nestle Cuts the Meat in Bid to Build Healthier Food Giant

      Nestle Cuts the Meat in Bid to Build Healthier Food Giant

      (Bloomberg) -- Nestle SA put its ailing Herta lunch-meat business up for sale as Chief Executive Officer Mark Schneider tries to spark faster sales growth by transforming the world’s largest food company through acquisitions and divestments. The Swiss company’s shares rose as much as 3.7 percent to a record as it forecast improved sales and said that it expects to cede control of its dermatology unit by the middle of this year...

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