Shareholder Activism: Long vs. Short-Termism

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Shareholder Activism: Long vs. Short-Termism

August 22 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

Long-termism vs. short-termism is a constant tug-of-war, requiring an ongoing balance between the goals of two opposing perspectives. While companies face intense pressure from financial markets to maximize short-term results, short-termism has the potential to undermine future growth and limit future investment returns. Our experts will discuss the impact of a long-term vs. short-term focus on the stability and growth of organizations and their reliance on capital markets.

  • How should directors weigh the demands of activist shareholders with those of other shareholders and constituencies?
  • What trade-offs should directors consider when faced with the pressure to deliver on short-term performance targets or risk losing investors?
  • What long-term metrics will provide a more in-depth framework for evaluation of company performance, providing companies the ability to identify sources of long-term value creation?
  • Will the adoption of long-term principles aid in halting short-term behavior from corporations?

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AGENDA:
7:00 am to 7:30 am Coffee & Peer Networking
7:30 am to 9:00 am Breakfast & Program

COST
CDF Members: FREE
Corporate Members: FREE (4)
FCD Members: FREE
Non-Members: $75

ACCREDITATION:
All participants may receive 1 hour of MCLE and CPE education credit. Click here for more details

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Date:
August 22
Time:
7:00 am - 9:00 am
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Venue

Hyatt Regency La Jolla
3777 La Jolla Village Dr
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
Phone:
(858) 552-1234
Website:
https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/california/hyatt-regency-la-jolla-at-aventine/jolla