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Ross Kerber

Diversity in the 'man cave' - Boardrooms gain women as minorities lag

13 Feb 2019

BOSTON/NEW YORK In America's corporate boardrooms, diversity is making uneven progress: Women increasingly are pulling up a chair while racial and ethnic minorities still rarely get seats at the table. | Video

RPT-Diversity in the 'man cave': Boardrooms gain women as minorities lag

13 Feb 2019

BOSTON/NEW YORK, Feb 13 In America's corporate boardrooms, diversity is making uneven progress: Women increasingly are pulling up a chair while racial and ethnic minorities still rarely get seats at the table.

Fans pack Boston streets for Patriots' Super Bowl parade

05 Feb 2019

BOSTON Hundreds of thousands of football fans packed into Boston's streets on Tuesday to catch a glimpse of the New England Patriots after their record-tying sixth Super Bowl win. | Video

Bogle's legacy: Booming index funds with perhaps too much reach

17 Jan 2019

BOSTON John "Jack" Bogle, the founder of index investment pioneer Vanguard Group Inc, changed Wall Street by convincing millions to turn away from mutual funds that actively pick stocks, but his legacy will also be shaped by the unintended consequences of index funds.

John Bogle, Vanguard founder and low-cost investing pioneer, dies at 89

17 Jan 2019

John Bogle, whose family's struggles during the Great Depression led him to pioneer low-cost investing and to found Vanguard Group, now the world's biggest mutual fund firm, died on Wednesday at the age of 89, Vanguard said. | Video

John Bogle, Vanguard founder and low-cost investing pioneer, dies at 89

16 Jan 2019

VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Jan 16 John Bogle, whose family struggles during the Great Depression led him to pioneer low-cost investing and to found Vanguard Group, one of the world's biggest mutual fund firms, died Wednesday at the age of 89, Vanguard said.

U.S. government shutdown means executives face tough calls on proxies

11 Jan 2019

BOSTON With securities regulators largely sidelined during the partial U.S. government shutdown, corporate executives may have to decide on their own what shareholder resolutions should go to a vote this spring.

Investor activists press U.S. prison operators on human rights

18 Dec 2018

BOSTON Activist investors said on Tuesday they filed shareholder resolutions at two U.S. private prison operators, looking to link executive pay to human rights considerations at CoreCivic Inc and have Geo Group give more details on the treatment of people held at correction and detention facilities.

Investor activists press U.S. prison operators on human rights

18 Dec 2018

BOSTON, Dec 18 Activist investors said on Tuesday they filed shareholder resolutions at two U.S. private prison operators, looking to link executive pay to human rights considerations at CoreCivic Inc and have Geo Group give more details on the treatment of people held at correction and detention facilities.

Small assault-style rifle firms thriving under activists' radar

17 Dec 2018

BOSTON A decade ago, Kentucky's Anderson Manufacturing was a small machine shop that didn't make firearms. | Video

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