Monthly Archives: December 2013

The AGM Season of Our Discontent: Australian activism on the rise

Shareholder activism may have finally come home to roost for Australian company boards, with 2013’s AGM season being met by the kind of agitation that market observers have long been predicting would arrive Down Under. According to a recent report in The Australian, Goldman Sachs estimated that activist funds such as Dan Loeb’s Third Port […]

INVESTOR RELATIONS UPDATE: How to have a happy earnings day

Harvard research has clarified the impact that a poorly-timed conference call can have on how a listed company’s earnings are received by the market and, in turn, the impact to its share price.  Citadel-MAGNUS digs deeper into the benefits of holding a conference call earlier in the day, rather than holding an afternoon conference call. […]