CEO group Business Roundtable says companies should consider how they're affecting employees, customers and society — in addition shareholders.
Amid criticism of wealth inequality and CEO pay, Business Roundtable vows to serve more than shareholders.
There are several reasons for the frenzy.
History points to companies spending tax cuts on paying dividends to shareholders.
Investors in IBM will vote next week on whether to give themselves more rights to influence company decisions. Many companies have already embraced a kind of governance called “proxy access,” where shareholders can nominate company officials. But other corporations, including IBM and Charles Schwab, oppose it. Click the audio player above to hear the full […]
The Federal Reserve will allow many of the nation's biggest banks to return up to two-thirds of net profits to shareholders.
It all started because there were no lights at Wrigley Field for night games.
Old strategies of social responsibility won't work, he says.