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Dec 1, 2022 From Mom & Pop to Meme: Communications Considerations of BlackRock’s Retail Voting Proposal
As we put the US midterm election cycle behind us, voting rights has cropped up as a major issue in the corporate governance community as well. Issuers have long bemoaned the power of a handful of major institutions that could sway elections with the click of a keyboard. Now, BlackRock Chairman and CEO Larry Fink … continued
Aug 19, 2022 GPP’s Summer Intern Class of 2022: Coffee, Comms and Q&A
This summer, GPP welcomed four summer interns to its Midtown office. It was a busy season, packed with networking events, presentations, and many iced coffees to combat the summer heat.
Dec 17, 2021 Five Lessons from Successful de-SPACs
From our work in the capital markets, Gladstone Place Partners sees five key lessons to successfully navigating the de-SPAC process.
Sep 2, 2021 Detailing DE&I: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Discussion Jumps in Annual Filings
Amid investor pressure, companies are getting more specific in their DE&I disclosures. Two years ago, 14% of the S&P 500 mentioned DE&I in 10-Ks. Just a year later, 88% did, per our research.
Aug 10, 2021 GPP’s Summer Intern Class of 2021: Musings from Midtown
This year, GPP welcomed its intern class to its Midtown office, and we – the interns – could not have been more excited. After a year of remote learning and Zoom burnout, we were thrilled to join the team live and in person for the summer.
Apr 20, 2021 Gladstone Place Partners Names Felipe Ucrós Partner
Felipe Ucrós has been named partner at Gladstone Place Partners, making him our fourth partner and first partner promotion since we launched the firm.
Apr 14, 2021 The New Investor Paradigm: Reaching Retail
Companies need to think carefully about how to access individual investors and how to earn their support. Methods for communicating with them are changing fast.
Mar 18, 2021 The M&A Landscape Through the Eyes of the Media
At the 2021 Tulane Corporate Law Institute, GPP’s Steve Lipin spoke with leading financial journalists about how the deal landscape has changed over the past year.
Mar 10, 2021 2021 Gladstone Place Partners/NIRI Survey: Investor Relations Officers Expect Bolt-ons, Not Blockbusters
A survey by Gladstone Place Partners in partnership with the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) on M&A, activism, company risk and ESG trends in 2021.
Mar 4, 2021 Considerations for Settling With Activist Investors
“To Settle or Go the Distance?,” a virtual discussion held at The Deal’s Shareholder Activism Seminar last week, focused on the considerations that companies take when making the decision to fight to the bitter end or sign for peace.