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Activism continues global advance as 2015 see record number of companies targeted

Shareholder activism grew worldwide in 2015 with a record number of companies subjected to a public demand by activists, according to a report by Activist Insight.

EU securities market authority recommendation to extend fund marketing passport disappoints many

The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has decided to recommend extension of the coveted AIFMD marketing passport to only three non-EU jurisdictions. Several countries are less than happy with the decision.

Cyber security is one of the top priorities for the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) office of compliance inspections and examinations.

Shareholder activism grows stronger in 2014 and is set to expand in 2015 says survey

Activist hedge fund strategies are some of the best and most consistent performers. Now other parts of the financial sector are seeing the benefits of shareholder activism, according to a survey.