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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.

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.

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United Kingdom

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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.

Language:

English

Contact:

6464752214


Episodes

Beyond The Boardroom with D.F. King's David Chase Lopes

3/22/2021
D.F. King's David Chase Lopes joins Kieran Poole to discuss his involvement in activist investing in Europe, shark attacks, and ESG in France. As a bonus, you can find an interview with Kieran in the latest Activist Insight Monthly at the back. For ease, you can read it here. View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website.

Duration:00:41:05

David v Goliath in the oil patch

3/15/2021
Kieran Poole and Jason Booth discuss the March issue of Activist Insight Monthly which explores the risk factors facing activists this year, Engine No. 1’s campaign at Exxon, and why Cisco could be the next tech giant to face activist demands. We also hear from Peter Halesworth of Heng Ren Partners about his new book. As a bonus, you will also find an interview with Kieran in the magazine at the back. For ease, you can read it here. View all of the products offered by Insightia by...

Duration:00:23:05

Beyond The Boardroom with Stradley's George Michael Gerstein & Sara Crovitz

2/22/2021
Stradley Ronon Stevens and Young's George Michael Gerstein and Sara Crovitz join Kieran Poole to discuss the Department of Labor's "financial factor" and "proxy voting" rules, compliance, and the Securities and Exchange Commission's proposals regarding ESG issues. They also look ahead to the new Biden administration. This episode was recorded on January 11, 2021. View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website.

Duration:00:34:03

Top 10 activists of 2020

2/10/2021
Kieran Poole and the team count down the top 10 activists of 2020. It features in our Activist Investing Annual Review which you can get for free on our website. We also hear from Eleanor O'Donnell, who looks after our activist shorts reporting. She runs us through the top five short sellers of 2020. The annual review is the definitive review of shareholder activism from the past year, and provides analysis of key trends and patterns that have emerged. The report features key thought-pieces...

Duration:00:15:19

The Activist Investing Annual Review 2021

2/3/2021
Kieran Poole and Josh Black discuss our eagerly anticipated Activist Investing Annual Review in association with Schulte Roth & Zabel. The annual review is the definitive review of shareholder activism from the past year, and provides analysis of key trends and patterns that have emerged. The report features key thought-pieces from industry experts and our editorial team. We also hear from Iuri Struta who looks after Activist Insight Vulnerability. Look out for the next episode which will...

Duration:00:18:17

Beyond The Boardroom with Artisan Partners' David Samra

1/11/2021
Artisan Partners' David Samra joins Kieran Poole to discuss his investment approach, the best markets for activism, and Japan's corporate governance evolution. Samra is a managing director and founding partner of the Artisan Partners International Value Team. He is also lead portfolio manager and was co-portfolio manager for the Global Value Fund from its inception in 2007 to 2018. Under his leadership, it was nominated six times for Morningstar, Inc.’s International-Stock Fund Manager of...

Duration:00:31:16

The Adviser Awards 2020

12/21/2020
Kieran Poole and Jason Booth discuss the December issue of Activist Insight Monthly which profiles the most prolific law and proxy solicitation firms this year for The Activist Insight Adviser Awards 2020. They also delve into how activists can no longer sit back and watch how the drama unfolds when it comes to media companies, and how Democrats winning The White House likely means a boost for ESG investing. View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website.

Duration:00:11:27

Best of 2020

12/14/2020
We look back at this year's Beyond The Boardroom interviews with industry experts. To listen to the full interviews, simply scroll through our index of episodes. View all of the products offered by Insightia by visiting our website.

Duration:00:30:39

Proxy Fights & Activism in Japan

11/30/2020
Kieran Poole and Josh Black discuss our two latest special reports: Proxy Fights 2020 sponsored by Morrow Sodali, Reevemark, and Vinson & Elkins, and Shareholder Activism Insight 2020, in partnership with Schulte Roth & Zabel and Okapi Partners. Plus, Jason Booth discusses the November issue of Activist Insight Monthly which looks at activism in Japan, Effissimo Capital, Senator Investment Group’s campaign at CoreLogic, Viceroy Research on Grenke, and how the Securities and Exchange...

Duration:00:18:42

Command Financial's Corporate Compliance Roundtable | Part 2

10/22/2020
This is the second installment of Command Financial's Corporate Compliance Roundtable. Host Kieran Poole is joined by a panel of external counsel featuring Marc Trevino, Melissa Sawyer, Elina Tetelbaum, Sabastian Niles, and Bob Marese. Plus, we hear from Command Financial's Tony Lind. Marc is Co-Head of the Corporate Governance Practice and Managing Partner of the Executive Compensation Group at Sullivan & Cromwell. Melissa is a Partner in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group and Co-Head of...

Duration:00:54:17

Command Financial's Corporate Compliance Roundtable | Part 1

10/19/2020
Every year since 2015, Command Financial has gathered industry experts at The Yale Club in New York for its Corporate Compliance Roundtable. However, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are bringing this year’s event to you in the comfort of your own home. Host Kieran Poole is joined by a panel of inside counsel featuring Elena Radine, Jamie Greenberg, Richard Gluckselig, and Raj Dave. Plus, we hear from Command Financial's Tony Lind. Elena is Director and Managing Counsel at BNY Mellon....

Duration:00:30:08

Short selling in 2020

10/12/2020
Kieran Poole, Jason Booth, and Iuri Struta discuss the October issue of Activist Insight Monthly which includes short selling this year, how the Securities and Exchange Commission’s withdrawal of the Boulder Letter impacts activism at closed-end funds, and Blink Charging’s success despite accusations of stock promotion by two short sellers. Visit the Insightia website here.

Duration:00:18:29

Fundraising during a pandemic

9/21/2020
Kieran Poole, Jason Booth, and John Reetun discuss the September issue of Activist Insight Monthly which includes a look at how fundraising has changed during the COVID-19 pandemic in an era of social distancing and economic uncertainty. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

Duration:00:13:20

Top 10 wildest campaigns of 2020

8/10/2020
Kieran Poole and the team count down the top 10 wildest campaigns of the year so far which features in August's issue of Activist Insight Monthly. Plus, Jason Booth tells us about his interview with Jeff Ubben. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

Duration:00:23:53

Beyond The Boardroom with PEAK6's Rachel Saunders

8/3/2020
PEAK6's Rachel Saunders joins Kieran Poole to discuss her campaign calling on digital media company Leaf Group to boost transparency around its recently concluded strategic review, and expose potential conflicts of interest. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

Duration:00:13:15

The Activist Investing Half-Year Review 2020

7/20/2020
Kieran Poole and Josh Black discuss the release of our eagerly anticipated Half-Year Review. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

Duration:00:13:43

Beyond The Boardroom with Greenbrook Communications' Andrew Honnor & Gatemore Capital's Liad Meidar

6/29/2020
Greenbrook Communications' Andrew Honnor and Gatemore Capital's Liad Meidar join Kieran Poole to discuss activism in the U.K. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

Duration:00:23:08

Activism in France

6/15/2020
Kieran Poole and Iuri Struta discuss the June issue of Activist Insight Monthly which includes a look at activism in France. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

Duration:00:15:43

Beyond The Boardroom with Cove Street Capital's Ben Claremon

6/1/2020
Cove Street Capital's Ben Claremon joins Kieran Poole to discuss his investment philosophy, how he feels about the moniker "suggestivist", and how a stock market panic affects value investors. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

Duration:00:23:28

Activism in Japan

5/18/2020
Kieran Poole and the team look at activism in Japan which is the subject of our new special report. View all of our products available by visiting our website.

Duration:00:11:37