Unstructured Finance

Check Out Line: Showdown at the Barnes & Noble corral

September 28, 2010

barnes1Check out Barnes & Noble’s victory at its annual meeting.

Shareholders of the U.S. bookseller had to choose between dissident investor Ron Burkle and Chairman Len Riggio as a bitter proxy battle between the chain’s top two stakeholders came to a head.

Target investors shoot down Ackman

May 28, 2009

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When an activist investor comes to town, it appears that Target security goes on high alert.

Target lays down the law in Waukesha

May 28, 2009

thistargetTarget security laid down the law in Waukesha, Wisconsin, ahead of what promises to be one of the most closely watched corporate power struggles of the season.