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04/22/20154:35PMDJNAmerican Activist Investors Take Another Charge at Europe
By Juliet Samuel American activist investors are taking another charge at Europe, a market that has been notably unkind to U.S. funds that campaign for change at large corporations. There has been a resurgence of activity this year from funds trying to force through changes at publicly traded companies in Europe. There... More...>>
04/20/20151:58AMALNCPRESS: DC Thomson To Support Alliance Trust Against Elliott - Sunday Times
LONDON (Alliance News) - DC Thomson & Co Ltd, which publishes The Beano comic, has said it will support Alliance Trust PLC in a battle with activist investor Elliott Advisors, according to the Sunday Times. The news means that Alliance Trust has the backing of its third-largest shareholder, which has a 5.52% stake in the... More...>>
04/14/20153:10AMALNCAlliance Trust Says First Quarter Performance Strong
LONDON (Alliance News) - Alliance Trust PLC on Tuesday said it performed well in the first quarter of 2015 as the FTSE 250-listed investment trust continues to battle against the criticism levelled at it by activist investor Elliott Advisors (UK) Ltd. Alliance Trust said its total shareholder return for the first quarter... More...>>
04/02/20152:53AMALNCAlliance Trust Reiterates Opposition To Elliott Proposals
LONDON (Alliance News) - FTSE 250-listed investment trust Alliance Trust PLC on Thursday reiterated its opposition to the proposals tabled by activist investor Elliott Advisors (UK) Ltd and urged its shareholders to vote against Elliott's requisition to appoint three additional directors to the board. Alliance Trust's... More...>>
03/31/20154:18AMALNCActivist Elliott Maintains Alliance Trust Pressure Ahead Of Vote
LONDON (Alliance News) - Elliott Advisors (UK) Ltd Tuesday continued its war of words with Alliance Trust PLC, reiterating its proposal to appoint three new directors to the board and issuing stern words about the trust's performance, charges and dividends. Elliott said that its "forensic" study "dispels" the trust's defence... More...>>
03/20/20153:20PMDJNElliott Management, Alliance Trust Continue Spat
A battle between U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management Co. and a 126-year old British investment trust turned nasty on Friday after both sides published recent private correspondence between them and accused each other of misleading shareholders. In a series of letters between Dec. 22, 2014 and March 2, 2015, Elliott portfolio... More...>>
03/20/201512:42PMALNC3rd UPDATE: Spat Between Alliance Trust And Elliott Advisors Escalates
LONDON (Alliance News) - The spat between Alliance Trust PLC and Elliott Advisors (UK) Ltd escalated on Friday, with the disagreement continuing in a very public way. Alliance Trust got the exchange underway on Friday, claiming that the activist investor's "short-term agenda" is a potential threat to its very existence... More...>>
03/20/201511:30AMALNC2nd UPDATE: Spat Between Alliance Trust And Elliott Advisors Escalates
LONDON (Alliance News) - The spat between Alliance Trust PLC and Elliott Advisors (UK) Ltd escalated on Friday, with the disagreement continuing in a very public way. Alliance Trust got the exchange underway on Friday, claiming that the activist investor's "short-term agenda" is a potential threat to its very existence... More...>>
03/20/20157:47AMALNCUPDATE: Spat Between Alliance Trust And Elliott Advisors Escalates
LONDON (Alliance News) - The spat between Alliance Trust PLC and Elliott Advisors (UK) Ltd escalated on Friday, with the disagreement continuing in a very public way. Alliance Trust got the exchange underway on Friday, claiming that the activist investor's "short-term agenda" is a potential threat to its very existence... More...>>
03/20/20153:52AMALNCAlliance Trust Says Elliot Proposals "Completely Unacceptable"
LONDON (Alliance News) - Alliance Trust PLC Friday struck back in the battle against Elliot Advisors (UK) Ltd, calling the activist investor's move to make changes to its board "completely unacceptable" and advising other shareholders to vote against the proposals. Elliot, which has built up a 12% stake in Alliance Trust... More...>>
03/16/20153:32AMALNCElliott Advisers Calls For Shake-Up Of Alliance Trust Board
LONDON (Alliance News) - Elliott Advisers (UK) Ltd on Monday said it has nominated three candidates for the board of FTSE 250-listed investment trust Alliance Trust PLC, claiming the trust has consistently underperformed and continues to make losses via its two operating subsidiaries. Activist investor Elliott, which holds... More...>>
03/06/20152:41AMALNCAlliance Trust Proposes Special Dividend After 2014 Underperformance
LONDON (Alliance News) - Alliance Trust PLC Friday proposed a special dividend, as it posted a total return on net asset value below the MSCI All Country World Index for 2014 and said it was reasonably pleased with its performance in the latter half of the year after a weaker start. It proposed a fourth interim dividend... More...>>


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