| Shareholder Activism

April 2018 : Significant activist filings

wdt_IDDateCompany NameTickerM.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
130 Apr 2018DESTINATION MATERNITY CORPDEST82MILLER NATHAN GNathan G. Miller sent a letter to Destination Maternity shareholdersLink
230 Apr 2018WHITESTONE REITWSR402KBS STRATEGIC OPPORTUNITY REIT, INC.ISS supports KBS Strategic Opportunity REIT’s nominees and proposals at Whitestone REIT proxy fightLink
330 Apr 2018ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS GROUP INCALSK81SINGER KARENAlaska Communications reaches agreement with Karen SingerLink
430 Apr 2018GLOBALSTAR INCGSAT773MUDRICK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P.Mudrick Capital Management opposes the proposed transaction of GlobalstarLink
530 Apr 2018QTS REALTY TRUST INCQTS1,800LAND & BUILDINGS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, LLCISS agrees with Land & Buildings whereas Glass Lewis recommended shareholders to vote for incumbent Directors of QTS Realty Trust. Land & Buildings Issues Letter to QTS ShareholdersLink
630 Apr 2018USG CORPUSG5,603GEBR. KNAUF VERWALTUNGSGESELLSCHAFT KGLeading Proxy Advisory Firms ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend USG Shareholders Vote “AGAINST” All Four USG Director Nominees on the GOLD Proxy CardLink
730 Apr 2018WYNN RESORTS LTDWYNN20,000WYNN ELAINE PWynn Resorts Co-Founder and Largest Shareholder Elaine P. Wynn Urges Shareholders to Withhold Votes from Legacy Director Nominee John J. HagenbuchLink
827 Apr 2018CENTRAL EUROPEAN MEDIA ENTERPRISES LTDCETV633TCS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLCTCS Capital Management reduced its stake to less than 5%, after pushing Central European Media Enterprises Ltd. to explore a saleLink
927 Apr 2018CHINA FUND INCCHN356CITY OF LONDON INVESTMENT GROUP PLCCity of London issues open letter to the stockholders of The China FundLink
1027 Apr 2018ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT INCEEI54HARBERT DISCOVERY FUND, LPHarbert Discovery Fund initiated discussions with Ecology and EnvironmentLink