Editor’s Letter – Issue 116

September 2016

HAMLIN LOVELL

The Deal’s and ArrowCon Partners’ Corporate Governance and Activist Investing in Europe event, held in London this month, highlighted how activism is a global phenomenon that has coined a new word: “Bumpitrage”, or the practice of persuading acquirers to increase their bid.

EY’s Julie Hood has seen a doubling of activism in Asia, including in China, but the event mainly focused on Europe, where there are different corporate governance frameworks...

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