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    1. U.S. Boardrooms are Changing, 2017 Spencer Stuart U.S. Board Index Finds

      U.S. Boardrooms are Changing, 2017 Spencer Stuart U.S. Board Index Finds
      U.S. Boardrooms are Changing, 2017 Spencer Stuart U.S. Board Index Finds Number of new independent directors up 15% from the previous year News provided by 10:39 ET Share this article NEW YORK , Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SP 500 boards appointed 397 new independent directors in the 2017 proxy year, the highest number since 2004, and for the first time, just over half (50.1%) of the new ...
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    2. Why Passive Investing Increases Corporate Governance and Activism

      Why Passive Investing Increases Corporate Governance and Activism
      Since the 2008 financial crisis, market participants have acted increasingly on the realization that indexing strategies are superior to investing in individual stocks or actively managed funds. This has led to an explosion in so-called passive investment strategies, resulting in more concentrated power for the major investment institutions. The numbers certainly dont lie. Between 2008 and 2015, investors moved $1 trillion into passively managed funds...
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