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Taking you through the top shareholder activism and corporate governance stories from Insightia's suite of products. Beyond The Boardroom episodes feature interviews with industry experts.

The Activist Insight Podcast Activist Insight

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 34 Ratings

Taking you through the top shareholder activism and corporate governance stories from Insightia's suite of products. Beyond The Boardroom episodes feature interviews with industry experts.

    The U.K. attraction

    The U.K. attraction

    Kieran Poole, Jason Booth, and Rebecca Sherratt discuss the September issues of Activist Insight Monthly and Proxy Monthly.

    Activist Insight Monthly explores how widening valuation discounts have made the U.K. market attractive, AB Value's board fight at Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, a profile of Ancora Advisors, BNY Mellon's vulnerability to activism, and Viceroy Research shorting Reconnaissance Energy Africa.

    Proxy Monthly will explore how European investors are using their newfound voting power to call out companies for providing hefty payouts to CEOs that fail to align with shareholder experiences. Plus, an interview with AllianceBernstein on their record-breaking 2021 proxy season. 

    Note that, ahead of the release of the Proxy Voting Annual Review next month, you can now download our debut Proxy Voting Season Snapshot 2021 which incorporates recent voting disclosures into an overview of 2021 proxy season trends. It is free for everybody. 

    View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

    • 16 min
    Top 10 wildest campaigns of 2021

    Top 10 wildest campaigns of 2021

    Kieran Poole and the team count down the top 10 wildest campaigns of the year so far as featured in August's issue of Activist Insight Monthly. Plus, we hear about the next Proxy Monthly.

    Don't forget to get your copy of The Activist Investing Half-Year Review 2021. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

    • 28 min
    The short shorts episode

    The short shorts episode

    Kieran Poole is joined by Eleanor O'Donnell who oversees the editorial content on Activist Insight Shorts to discuss the trends in short selling so far this year. 

    Don't forget to get your copy of The Activist Investing Half-Year Review 2021. View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website.

    • 7 min
    The Activist Investing Half-Year Review 2021

    The Activist Investing Half-Year Review 2021

    Kieran Poole is joined by Insightia's Jason Booth and Olshan Frome Wolosky's Andrew Freedman to discuss The Activist Investing Half-Year Review 2021, a bumper edition of Activist Insight Monthly. 

    Andrew is a partner at Olshan and co-chair of its shareholder activism group. In this episode, he focuses on the trends across ESG and M&A in the last six months.

    View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website.

    • 24 min
    Beyond The Boardroom with Third Arrow Strategies' Tracy Gopal

    Beyond The Boardroom with Third Arrow Strategies' Tracy Gopal

    Third Arrow Strategies' Tracy Gopal joins Kieran Poole to discuss her Japan Board Diversity Network which seeks to accelerate board gender diversity across the country.

    View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

    • 21 min
    We need to talk about ESG

    We need to talk about ESG

    Kieran Poole is joined by Innisfree M&A Incorporated's Gabrielle Wolf and Craig Pais, as well as Olshan Frome Wolosky's Elizabeth Gonzalez-Sussman, to discuss our special report: ESG Activism.

    Gabrielle is a director in the proxy solicitation group at Innisfree, whereas Craig is an investor engagement manager. Elizabeth is a member of the corporate/securities law group and activist & equity investment practice at Olshan.

    We also hear from Insightia's Josh Black to run us through the free report.

    View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website.

    • 45 min

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