An increasing number of UK companies are being targeted by investors demanding change
Thursday 08 Aug 2019 Author: Ian Conway
Activist investing isn’t new, but the reason we’re hearing more about it is the activists themselves are getting increasingly savvy about communicating to the public. Activists come in all shapes and sizes, from ‘lone ranger’-style individuals to the largest fund management and private equity firms. On the whole, they tend to get results. They challenge long-held views and bring a new perspective to companies which have typically lost their...