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Hedge fund manager Hohn won't attend LSE vote - source | Reuters

Mon Dec 18 01:00:03 EST 2017 | Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - British hedge fund manager Christopher Hohn will not attend a vote on the motion brought by his firm to oust London Stock Exchange (LSE.L) chairman Donald Brydon, a source close to the firm told Reuters. Activist hedge fund manager TCI Fund Management, run by Hohn, is unhappy with Brydon’s handling of the succession of Xavier Rolet, the LSE’s former chief executive. TCI is expected to lose the vote at the general shareholder meeting being held in London at 1200 GMT on Tuesday ..

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LONDON (Reuters) - British hedge fund manager Christopher Hohn will not attend a vote on the motion brought by his firm to oust London Stock Exchange (LSE.L) chairman Donald Brydon..
LONDON (Reuters) - A push by activist hedge fund TCI to oust the chairman of the London Stock Exchange (LSE.L) was heavily defeated on Tuesday, but that may not bring an end to the..
LONDON (Reuters) - A push by activist hedge fund TCI to oust the chairman of the London Stock Exchange (LSE.L) was heavily defeated on Tuesday, but that may not bring an end to the..
LONDON (Reuters) - Shareholders criticized the London Stock Exchange’s (LSE.L) board on Tuesday for its handling of a row with activist shareholder TCI over the future of the compa..
LONDON (Reuters) - Shareholders criticized the London Stock Exchange’s (LSE.L) board on Tuesday for its handling of a row with activist shareholder TCI over the future of the compa..
(Adds company news and futures) Dec 18 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 8 points on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.32 percent a..
(Adds company news and futures) Dec 19 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 5 points higher at 7,542 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up ..
Dec 20 - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times Coun..
Dec 19 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 5 points higher at 7,542 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * BHP: Global miner BHP Billiton said on Tuesday..
BOSTON (Reuters) - Deckers Outdoor Corp beat back a challenge from activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management, but shares of the maker of UGG boots fell more than 4 percent on ..
Dec 20 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines Gibraltar becom..
Dec 18 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The ..
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp said on Wednesday its board had ended a prohibition on outside directors meeting with shareholders, halting a long-standing policy that rankled..
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp said on Wednesday its board had ended a prohibition on outside directors meeting with shareholders, halting a long-standing policy that rankled..
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp said on Wednesday its board had ended a prohibition on outside directors meeting with shareholders, halting a long-standing policy that rankled..
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp said on Wednesday its board had ended a prohibition on outside directors meeting with shareholders, halting a long-standing policy that rankled..
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp said on Wednesday its board had ended a prohibition on outside directors meeting with shareholders, halting a long-standing policy that rankled..
(Reuters) - CSX Corp (CSX.O) shares skidded as much as 10 percent on Friday, wiping out $4 billion in market value, as the No. 3 U.S. railroad by revenue sought to assure investors..
BOSTON (Reuters) - Deckers Outdoor Corp beat back a challenge from activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management, but shares of the maker of UGG boots fell as much as 4 percent on..
(Reuters) - Elliott Management Corp is readying for a new fight with Hess Corp (HES.N) to remedy what the activist hedge fund called on Thursday “continuing underperformance” by th..
SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Creditors of Oi SA were to gather in downtown Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday to vote on a plan to take the Brazilian telecoms operator out o..
Deckers Outdoor Corp. beat back a challenge from activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management when shareholders reelected all nine of the company's directors, the maker of UGG bo..
Dec 18 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1030 GMT on Monday: ** A unit of Thai Beverage won the auction to buy a $5 billion or 54..
(Adds company news and futures) Dec 15 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 13 points on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.20 perc..
(Updates with afternoon recess, creditor deliberations, context) By Rodrigo Viga Gaier RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Oi SA creditors on Tuesday debated a plan to restructure $..
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Hedge Fund Knight Vinke has taken a 5.02 percent stake in Uniper (UN01.DE), adding it would not tender that stake to Finland’s Fortum (FORTUM.HE) as part of i..
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Creditors in Brazilian telecoms company Oi SA (OIBR4.SA) approved early on Wednesday morning a plan to restructure $20 billion in debt owed by the firm, ..
HOUSTON (Reuters) - An activist investor in Chevron Corp said on Monday it filed a shareholder resolution that would require the oil producer to report on the feasibility of ending..
LONDON (Reuters) - Hedge fund manager Crispin Odey has argued that Sky (SKYB.L) should fetch a higher price following Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) $52 billion deal with Twenty-First Ce..
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Oi SA (OIBR4.SA) creditors argued late into Tuesday night over a plan to restructure $20 billion in debt owed by the Brazilian telecoms company in Latin ..
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Oi SA (OIBR4.SA) creditors argued late into Tuesday night over a plan to restructure $20 billion in debt owed by the Brazilian telecoms company in Latin ..
(Adds Harrods Bank, Campari, Knight Vinke, Uniper, Bharat Petroleum, GAIL, Asahi Group, Tsingtao Brewery Co) Dec 20 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and dispos..
Shares of cloud company Akamai jumped 15 percent Monday after investment firm Elliott Management said it bought a 6.5 percent stake in the company. The hedge fund said on Friday th..
(Morning News Call - India edition will not be published through the year-end holiday season from December 25, 2017 to January 1, 2018. Normal service will resume from January 2, 2..
LONDON/JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s Sibanye-Stillwater (SGLJ.J) agreed to buy troubled miner Lonmin (LMI.L) (LONJ.J) for about 285 million pounds ($382 million) to creat..