| Shareholder Activism

May 2017 : Significant activist filings

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wdt_IDDateCompany NameTickerM.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
131 May 2017PRGX GLOBAL INCPRGX148NORTHERN RIGHT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P.Northern Right Capital Management increased its stake after securing Board seat in PRGX GlobalLink
231 May 2017ENERGEN CORPEGN5,454CORVEX MANAGEMENT LPCorvex Management initiates active stake in Energen Corp.Link
331 May 2017WILLIS TOWERS WATSON PLCWLTW19,829VA PARTNERS I, LLCVA Partners reduced its stake in Willis Towers WatsonLink
430 May 2017CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORPCY4,400RODGERS THURMAN JGlass Lewis endorses incumbents in Cypress Semiconductor proxy fightLink
531 May 2017TAUBMAN CENTERS INCTCO3,600LAND & BUILDINGS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, LLCISS and Glass Lewis endorse full slate of Land and Buildings nominees for election at Taubman CentersLink
630 May 2017RAIT FINANCIAL TRUSTRAS207HIGHLAND CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LPNexPoint Real Estate Advisors, an affiliate of Highland Capital reached agreement with RAIT Financial TrustLink
730 May 2017SUMMER INFANT INCSUMR32WYNNEFIELD PARTNERS SMALL CAP VALUE LPWynnefield Partners increased its stake in Summer InfantLink
830 May 2017ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE COERIC23,638CEVIAN CAPITAL II GP LTDCevian Capital intends to propose a Managing Partner as a member of the Nomination Committee in Ericsson LM TelephoneLink
930 May 2017PILGRIM BANCSHARES INCPLRM38SEIDMAN LAWRENCE BLawrence Seidman had conversations with Pilgrim BancsharesLink
1030 May 2017GRANITE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTGRP.UN1,822FRONTFOUR CAPITAL GROUP LLCFront Four Capital Group and Sandpiper Group nominated three Board candidates at Granite Real Estate Investment TrustLink