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Tim McLaughlin

U.S. company directors compensated more than ever, but now risk backlash

11 Nov 2019

(This November 8 story corrects spelling of analytics firm ESGauge, paragraph 10)

INSIGHT-US company directors compensated more than ever, but now risk backlash

08 Nov 2019

* S&P 500 directors' average compensation above $300,000 in 2018

Fidelity Contrafund cuts value of WeWork stake by 35%

30 Oct 2019

BOSTON Fidelity Investments cut the value of Contrafund's stake in WeWork Companies Inc by 35% in September amid turmoil surrounding the office-sharing startup's failed initial public offering (IPO).

Fly Emerson Air: How a U.S. company deploys its seven corporate jets

30 Oct 2019

BOSTON As Tiger Woods staged his dramatic comeback at Augusta National Golf Club earlier this year, most of Emerson Electric Co's fleet of luxury corporate jets swooped in.

Fisher loses another $584 million from high-profile clients

25 Oct 2019

BOSTON A Texas retirement system and Goldman Sachs Group Inc pulled a combined $584 million from Fisher Investments on Friday, after allegations that firm founder Ken Fisher made sexist comments at a conference.

Fallout from money manager Kenneth Fisher's remarks tops $1 billion in lost assets

19 Oct 2019

BOSTON Fallout from Kenneth Fisher's alleged insensitive remarks about women escalated on Friday when a large Iowa pension plan cut ties with the money manager, whose firm has lost more than $1 billion in assets under management in the last week.

UPDATE 2-Fallout from money manager Kenneth Fisher's remarks tops $1 bln in lost assets

19 Oct 2019

BOSTON, Oct 18 Fallout from Kenneth Fisher's alleged insensitive remarks about women escalated on Friday when a large Iowa pension plan cut ties with the money manager, whose firm has lost more than $1 billion in assets under management in the last week.

Members of Los Angeles pension board ready to drop money manager Ken Fisher

17 Oct 2019

BOSTON Commissioners of a $23 billion Los Angeles fire and police pension fund are ready to drop the firm of money manager Kenneth Fisher, who is under fire for allegedly making insensitive remarks about women.

Boston pension votes to fire money manager Fisher, withdrawals surge toward $1 billion

17 Oct 2019

BOSTON The City of Boston's retirement board on Wednesday voted unanimously to end its relationship with money manager Kenneth Fisher, whose firm has lost almost $1 billion in assets after allegations he made disparaging remarks about women last week.

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