Activist Investors’ Approach

Activist Investors’ Approach

Activist investors’ approach: engagement An activist entity purchases a material stake in a company, marshal other influential investors for their campaign, and then aim to strengthen their own goals for the company. They achieve their goals by winning a seat on the board to enhance their own...... Read more

The Impact of Activist Investors on Companies

The Impact of Activist Investors on Companies

Activist investors can have a positive or negative impact on companies. Negative impact Activist investors can block mergers Activist investors often oppose and block firms’ mergers. Find below an example of an activist investor group opposing and blocking a merger between a Swiss chemicals...... Read more

How Activist Investors Operate

How Activist Investors Operate

An activist investor is an individual or shareholder that seeks to obtain a controlling interest in a target company by acquiring seats on the company’s board of directors. Activist investors aim to make consequential changes to the target company and unlock perceived covert value in the target...... Read more

9 Types of Intelligence

9 Types of Intelligence

Howard Gardner introduced nine types of intelligence. He stated that humans can be described not by a single kind of intelligence, or intelligence quotient score, but rather by a variety of kinds of intelligence. This article elaborates on the nine types of intelligence developed by...... Read more