| Shareholder Activism

May 2017 : Significant activist filings

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wdt_IDDateCompany NameTicker M.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
1 31 May 2017 PRGX GLOBAL INC PRGX 148 NORTHERN RIGHT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P. Northern Right Capital Management increased its stake after securing Board seat in PRGX Global Link
2 31 May 2017 ENERGEN CORP EGN 5,454 CORVEX MANAGEMENT LP Corvex Management initiates active stake in Energen Corp. Link
3 31 May 2017 WILLIS TOWERS WATSON PLC WLTW 19,829 VA PARTNERS I, LLC VA Partners reduced its stake in Willis Towers Watson Link
4 30 May 2017 CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP CY 4,400 RODGERS THURMAN J Glass Lewis endorses incumbents in Cypress Semiconductor proxy fight Link
5 31 May 2017 TAUBMAN CENTERS INC TCO 3,600 LAND & BUILDINGS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, LLC ISS and Glass Lewis endorse full slate of Land and Buildings nominees for election at Taubman Centers Link
6 30 May 2017 RAIT FINANCIAL TRUST RAS 207 HIGHLAND CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LP NexPoint Real Estate Advisors, an affiliate of Highland Capital reached agreement with RAIT Financial Trust Link
7 30 May 2017 SUMMER INFANT INC SUMR 32 WYNNEFIELD PARTNERS SMALL CAP VALUE LP Wynnefield Partners increased its stake in Summer Infant Link
8 30 May 2017 ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE CO ERIC 23,638 CEVIAN CAPITAL II GP LTD Cevian Capital intends to propose a Managing Partner as a member of the Nomination Committee in Ericsson LM Telephone Link
9 30 May 2017 PILGRIM BANCSHARES INC PLRM 38 SEIDMAN LAWRENCE B Lawrence Seidman had conversations with Pilgrim Bancshares Link
10 30 May 2017 GRANITE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST GRP.UN 1,822 FRONTFOUR CAPITAL GROUP LLC Front Four Capital Group and Sandpiper Group nominated three Board candidates at Granite Real Estate Investment Trust Link