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    1. 4 Takeaways From the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders Meeting

      4 Takeaways From the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders Meeting

      The 2022 Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholders meeting took place in person on Saturday, with tens of thousands of Warren Buffett fans traveling to hear from the so-called “Oracle of Omaha.” The Berkshire CEO was joined by the company’s three vice chairmen to present to shareholders and answer questions over the course of some five hours...

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    2. Elon Musk Says Twitter’s Board Owns Almost No Stock. How It Compares to Tesla and Others.

      Elon Musk Says Twitter’s Board Owns Almost No Stock. How It Compares to Tesla and Others.

      Elon Musk questioned Twitter directors’ alignment with shareholders over the weekend, citing most of the board’s small personal stakes in the social media company. The entrepreneur and world’s richest person offered to acquire Twitter in its entirety last week, to which the company’s board responded with a poison pill defense...

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    3. SEC Chief Defends Plan for ESG Disclosure Despite Republican Opposition

      SEC Chief Defends Plan for ESG Disclosure Despite Republican Opposition

      Views differ on what information is financially material for an investment, and it is the Securities and Exchange Commission’s job to draw this line, deciding what companies must disclose, and what they don’t have to. Over the years, the requirements have changed to include risk factors, executive compensation, and other new information. The latest debate is whether environmental, social and governance, or ESG, issues should be added to the list...

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    4. Robinhood Founders Are Now Worth $2 Billion, but Huge Payouts Could Come Later

      Robinhood Founders Are Now Worth $2 Billion, but Huge Payouts Could Come Later

      Robinhood Markets ‘ board of directors cut the base salaries of its two founders Vlad Tenev and Baiju Bhatt to $34,248 from $400,000 in April, the median salary of a U.S. worker as of 2019. On the one hand, the decision fits with the company’s everyman image. But the two men are unlikely to miss the extra $366,000. The Robinhood (HOOD) IPO on Thursday made them worth $2.5 billion each, with more potential gains from stock awards ahead...

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      Mentions: IPO Salary Board
    5. AMC Backs Off on Vote for More Stock Sales. Reddit Crowd Rejoices

      AMC Backs Off on Vote for More Stock Sales. Reddit Crowd Rejoices

      AMC Entertainment is walking back plans to ask shareholders to allow more stock sales. The meme stock’s retail investors on Reddit couldn’t be happier. On Tuesday, AMC CEO Adam Aron wrote on Twitter that he didn’t think there was enough support from shareholders to authorize the sale of 25 million shares as soon as 2022, despite his backing...

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    6. Activist Investor Targets Videogame Maker After ‘Cyberpunk’ Fiasco

      Activist Investor Targets Videogame Maker After ‘Cyberpunk’ Fiasco

      The economics of a videogame publisher are a lot like a movie studio, where a blockbuster can make or break a company. Optimism was high for Warsaw-listed CD Projekt (ticker: CDR.Poland) ahead of the release of the Cyberpunk 2077 videogame, which features an actual Hollywood star, Keanu Reeves, and has been in development since 2012. But the release has been reminiscent more of Reeves flops such as Johnny Mnemonic than hits like The Matrix...

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      Mentions: Bloomberg Sony Europe
    7. Neuberger Berman to Disclose Proxy Votes for 60-Plus Companies Ahead of Time

      Neuberger Berman to Disclose Proxy Votes for 60-Plus Companies Ahead of Time

      Investment manager Neuberger Berman will disclose ahead of time how it will vote its proxies for 60 or so companies before they hold their annual meetings. The move marks the second year that Neuberger is preannouncing its votes, both for and against corporate management, and explaining its voting rationale...

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    8. Carl Icahn Discloses a Stake in Bausch Health Stock. What It Means.

      Carl Icahn Discloses a Stake in Bausch Health Stock. What It Means.

      Carl Icahn, billionaire activist investor, disclosed a stake in Bausch Health. Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg Bausch Health stock got an added boost Friday after billionaire investor Carl Icahn disclosed a 7.8% stake in the pharmaceutical and medical device company. Shares advanced more than 6% in early trading Friday, pushing the stock above a 13-month high. In a regulatory filing, Icahn said he believes Bausch (ticker: BHC) shares are “undervalued” and that he may seek seats on Bausch’s board...

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