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    Boardroom News
    Technology Plays a Role in Board Members’ Top Two Concerns
    July 24, 2014

    Study shows that technology's potential to impact a company's reputation is a top concern for many directors.

    Pepsi Gets a Breather in Activist Fight
    July 24, 2014

    Business growth somewhat alleviates pressure on PepsiCo to give a board seat to Peltz.

    American Apparel Names New Board in Step to Resolve Leadership Crisis
    July 24, 2014

    American Apparel appoints four new directors.

    Women Business Owners Face Gender Gap
    July 24, 2014

    Report says that when it comes to nabbing government loans and contracts, female business owners are being left in the dust.

    Facebook’s Profit Propelled by Mobile
    July 24, 2014

    Facebook's surve in revenue and profits are thanks to the mobile edition of the social networking site.

    Bloomberg Ranks Top Company 401(k) Plans
    July 23, 2014

    ConocoPhillips and Abbott Laboratories listed among the companies that provide the most lucrative retirement benefits.

    LinkedIn to Buy Bizo for $175 Million
    July 23, 2014

    LinkedIn will pay 90 percent of the purchase price in cash.

    More Companies Want Pensions Off Their Books
    July 23, 2014

    Prudential survey shows companies are increasingly interested in de-risking.

    Deutsche Bank Suffers From Litany of Reporting Problems, Regulators Said
    July 23, 2014

    The Federal Reserve Bank of New York says problems were known for years, but went unfixed.

    When CEOs and CFOs Share an Alma Mater
    July 22, 2014

    Study shows that educational pedigree matters.

    Gender Target Aims to Transform Malaysian Boards, But May Take Time
    July 22, 2014

    Malaysian committee lobbies for 30 percent female representation on public company boards by 2016.

    Corporate Moves Overseas Concern Delaware Officials
    July 22, 2014

    New research shows spike in companies doing inversions to avoid U.S. taxes, much to Delaware's dismay.

    McKesson CEO’s $292 Million Golden Parachute Faces a Proxy Fight
    July 22, 2014

    CEO stands to leave company with a $292 million severance package.

    Valeant Pharmaceuticals Complains to SEC Over Allergan Claims
    July 22, 2014

    Valeant says Allergan's claims are misleading.

    Activist Investor Pushes EMC to Break Up
    July 22, 2014

    After taking a $1 billion stake in EMC, hedge fund seeks to break the company apart.

    Time Warner Cancels Shareholders’ Ability to Call Special Board Meeting
    July 22, 2014

    Shareholders left with fewer means to press for a Time Warner/21st Century Fox merger.

    Tesco Boss Philip Clarke to Leave Retailer
    July 21, 2014

    CEO decides to step down after Tesco reports it will not meet its profit forecasts.

    Bringing Sustainability into Corporate Culture
    July 21, 2014

    Gebhard Rainer says CFOs should be more active in integrating sustainability into corporate strategy.

    Companies Dropping Birth Control Have to Tell Workers, U.S. Says
    July 21, 2014

    Obama administration officials say that companies dropping birth control insurance have 60 days to notify employees.

    Forbes Sold to Asian Investors
    July 21, 2014

    Forbes family sells a controlling interest in Forbes Media LLC for more than $300 million.