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Institutional investors and corporate governance

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Published by W. de Gruyter in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corporate governance -- Congresses.,
  • Institutional investments -- Congresses.,
  • Directors of corporations -- Congresses.,
  • Corporations -- Investor relations -- Congresses.,
  • Stockholders" voting -- Congresses.,
  • Comparative management -- Congresses.,
  • Corporation law -- Congresses.,
  • Comparative law -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Theodor Baums, Richard M. Buxbaum, Klaus J. Hopt.
    ContributionsBaums, Theodor., Buxbaum, Richard M., Hopt, Klaus J., 1940-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD2741 .I582 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 695 p. :
    Number of Pages695
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1412184M
    ISBN 103110136430
    LC Control Number93021087

    Effective corporate governance helps companies achieve strategic goals and manage risks by ensuring that shareowners can hold directors to account as their representatives, and in turn, directors can hold management to account, with each of these constituents contributing to balancing the interests of the company’s varied stakeholders. Stephen Davis, Ph.D. is associate director of the Harvard Law School Programs on Corporate Governance and Institutional Investors, and a senior fellow at the Program on Corporate Governance. He has been a nonresident senior fellow in governance at the Brookings Institution, where he co-directed the World Forum on Governance, and a senior advisor on governance at .


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An institutional investor is an entity which pools money to purchase securities, real property, and other investment assets or originate utional investors include banks, credit unions, insurance companies, pensions, hedge funds, REITs, investment advisors, endowments, and mutual ing companies which invest excess capital in these types of assets may.

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Viewing your stock as you would the products you sell, and trying to woo shareholders as you would potential customers offers the ultimate offers “win-win” situation, but only if the shareholders so selected continue as passive consumers. Kay Brancato’s. Covering 26 jurisdictions including in-depth review of Australia, Chile and Germany, this report focuses the role of institutional investors in promoting good corporate governance practices including the incentives they face to promote such outcomes.

The Role of Institutional Investors in Promoting Good Corporate Governance Corporate Governance This series of books addresses issues related to corporate governance including such issues as board composition and nomination, the role of institutional investors, board incentives, risk management and supervision and enforcement.

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Institutional investors are the majority owners of most publicly traded companies but allow activist hedge funds with smaller positions to push through corporate changes. There are various reasons Author: Robert C.

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