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PJT Partners hires Sheehan as adviser, CalSTRS names governance head

5:34pm BST

NEW YORK Leading corporate governance expert Anne Sheehan is joining boutique investment bank PJT Partners as an adviser, the firm's PJT CamberView unit announced on Tuesday.

Barington pushes for independent chair at Bloomin' Brands

22 Oct 2018

NEW YORK Activist investor Barington Capital Group L.P. on Monday turned up the heat on Outback Steakhouse owner Bloomin' Brands Inc's board by urging it to hire an independent chair to push management to spin off three smaller restaurant chains.

Barington pushes for independent chair at Bloomin' Brands

22 Oct 2018

NEW YORK, Oct 22 Activist investor Barington Capital Group L.P. on Monday turned up the heat on Outback Steakhouse owner Bloomin' Brands Inc's board by urging it to hire an independent chair to push management to spin off three smaller restaurant chains.

Campbell, Third Point battle heats up, no concessions on the table

18 Oct 2018

CHICAGO/BOSTON Activist investor Daniel Loeb and Campbell Soup Co hardened their positions in the battle over the soup maker's future on Thursday as the hedge fund manager tried to woo retail shareholders and the company's interim chief executive told Reuters that Loeb had left no room for compromise.

Third Point video urges retail investors to replace Campbell Soup board

18 Oct 2018

BOSTON, Oct 18 Activist investor Daniel Loeb turned up the heat on Campbell Soup Co on Thursday with a video aimed at persuading retail investors to vote with his hedge fund Third Point LLC to replace the food company's entire board of directors.

Englander's Millennium hires portfolio manager from Citadel: sources

12 Oct 2018

BOSTON Millennium Management, the $36 billion hedge fund run by Israel Englander, has hired a portfolio manager from rival Ken Griffin's Citadel, two people familiar with the situation said on Friday.

UPDATE 1-Englander's Millennium hires portfolio manager from Citadel -sources

12 Oct 2018

BOSTON, Oct 12 Millennium Management, the $36 billion hedge fund run by Israel Englander, has hired a portfolio manager from rival Ken Griffin's Citadel, two people familiar with the situation said on Friday.

Englander's Millennium hires portfolio manager from Citadel- sources

12 Oct 2018

BOSTON, Oct 12 Millennium Management, the $36 billion hedge fund run by Israel Englander, has hired a prominent portfolio manager from rival Ken Griffin's Citadel, two people familiar with the situation said on Friday.

Ackman's Pershing Square unveils $900 million stake in Starbucks

10 Oct 2018

NEW YORK William Ackman said on Tuesday his activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management LP has built a roughly $900 million (£684.8 million) position in Starbucks Corp , betting the world's biggest coffee chain can overcome stagnant sales in its home market. | Video

Third Point tells Campbell Soup not to hire new CEO before meeting

10 Oct 2018

NEW YORK/CHICAGO Third Point LLC warned Campbell Soup Co's board on Wednesday against picking a new chief executive before next month's annual meeting, where the hedge fund wants to oust all current directors.

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