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    Acer Appoints Nancy Hu as Chief Financial Officer
    March 13, 2014

    Scientific Games Promotes Scott Schweinfurth to EVP and CFO. Humana Appoints Brian A. Kane as CFO. SOCO Appoints CFO. Erik Knutzen Joins Neuberger Berman as Multi-Asset Class CIO. Sun Bancorp Hires Thomas M. O'Brien As President And CEO

    Building a New Knowledge Base
    January 13, 2014

    Highlights from the 2013 NACD Board Leadership Conference

    Mr. Allison Goes to Washington
    December 27, 2013 by

    Prescribing a Cure for What Ails the Free Market

    Chief Disruption Officer
    November 27, 2013 by

    The ASU president on the differences between university and corporate governance, and how the “arrogance of ignorance” brought down a colleague.

    2013 NACD Directorship 100
    November 25, 2013

    The annual lineup of the most influential people in the boardroom and corporate governance.

    Omnimedia Taps Dienst as CEO, Morningstar Appoints Biehler CFO, Amgen Names Phillips 66 CEO to Board, more
    November 1, 2013

    Hulu Adds Former Disney Exec to CFO Post. Former Surgeon General Named to Herbalife Board.

    Twitter Says IPO May Value It at $11.1 Billion
    October 25, 2013

    Analysts note that the proposed market value would make Twitter worth almost twice as much as Groupon Inc., but less than 10 percent of social-media rival Facebook Inc.

    U.S., EU Trade Heads Talk Regulatory Differences
    October 2, 2013

    The U.S. International Trade Commission reports that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership could create 740,000 jobs in the United States.

    Cuba Libre
    September 11, 2013 by

    When government regulation replaces the discipline of the free market, the economy is brought to its knees.

    SEC Charges Former Portfolio Manager at S.A.C. Capital With Insider Trading
    July 25, 2013

    The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a former portfolio manager at S.A.C. Capital Advisors with insider trading ahead of major announcements by technology companies.

    The SEC alleges that Richard Lee’s illegal trading based on no...

    Hunting Big Gains
    July 23, 2013 by

    The best CEOs are always on the lookout for the next big thing. A reading of some 200 annual letters to shareholders netted 10 "best" and 6 "special mention" examples.

    Opponents of Dell Buyout Say Don’t Delay Vote
    July 18, 2013

    By Greg Roumeliotis and Ross Kerber (Reuters) - Opposition to Michael Dell's bid to take his computer company private grew on Wednesday, and billionaire Carl Icahn argued Dell Inc had no right to delay a shareholder vote, even if the deal looked m...

    SEC Announces Enforcement Initiatives to Combat Financial Reporting and Microcap Fraud and Enhance Risk Analysis
    July 2, 2013

    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced three new initiatives that will build on its Division of Enforcement's ongoing efforts to concentrate resources on high-risk areas of the market and bring cutting-edge technology and analytical c...

    CSR Meets Enterprise Development
    May 30, 2013 by

    Directors should approach external affairs as opportunities to stimulate and cerate enterprise formation and growth—economic development through entrepreneurship.

    Morgans Hotel Group’s Board Votes to Eliminate Poison-Pill Plan
    May 30, 2013

    Investors will be required to endorse any new stockholder-rights plan within a year of its implementation.

    SEC Charges NASDAQ for Failures During Facebook IPO
    May 29, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE2013-95
    Washington, D.C., May 29, 2013 — The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged NASDAQ with securities laws violations resulting from its poor systems and decision-making during the initial public offeri...

    Transferring Military Skills to Director Service
    May 15, 2013 by

    Many of the leadership skills and training military officers possess can be repurposed for service in corporate boardrooms.

    A Succession of Items, Lost in Transit
    May 6, 2013

    Prone to losing things on the road, Michael Gross, chief executive of the Morgans Hotel Group, once lost his wedding ring. He has a tighter one now.

    Public-Private Partnerships Pave Way For Sustainable Future
    April 25, 2013 by

    U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Business Civic Leadership Center highlighted the challenges presented by the intersection of economics and the environment and how public-private partnerships can turn these obstacles into opportunities.

    Michael Lynton Re-Ups As CEO
    April 10, 2013

    Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton renewed his contract.

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