Building on the industry's most comprehensive database on securities class action litigation, ISS' Securities Class Action Services "Top 100 Settlements Semi-Annual Report" identifies the largest securities class action settlements filed after the passage of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, ranked by the total value of the settlement fund.
Rockville, MD; March 6, 2014 – Seven of the 25 largest class action settlements since passage of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 were approved in 2013, according to a new report released today by the Securities Class Action Services unit of Institutional Shareholder Services Inc.
Join ISS on Wednesday, 26th of March, 2014 at 12:00pm EST for a complimentary webinar to learn how you can use QuickScore 2.0 to analyze, screen and monitor portfolio companies against critical corporate governance factors and scores.
Join the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and ISS on Wednesday, 26th of March, 2014 at 10:00 AM GMT; 11:00 AM CET; 13:00 PM GST for a a webinar discussion with leading regional financial markets and corporate governance experts who will be debating the role of institutional investor engagement as a driver for capital markets development and better corporate governance in the MENA region.
Rockville, MD; February 18, 2014 – Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS), a leading provider of corporate governance solutions to the global financial community, today launched QuickScore 2.0, the next generation of its global corporate governance scoring solution for institutional investors.
ISS’ Governance Exchange hosted a panel debate on director compensation bylaws, exploring the pros and cons of such restrictions and attendant need for a shareholder vote from the perspective of various stakeholders. Moderated by ISS Special Counsel Patrick McGurn, the one hour session featured Donna Anderson, vice president and corporate governance specialist at T. Rowe Price; Martha Carter, global head of research and policy at ISS; Charles Elson, director of the Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware; and Trevor Norwitz, partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.