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  • Satyam exdirectors win ruling in US classaction suit January 3, 2013

    New York: A US federal judge dismissed claims against seven former directors of Satyam Computer Services Ltd in shareholder lawsuits stemming from the massive fraud at the heart of India's largest corporate scandal. US District Judge Barbara Jones in New York ruled on Wednesday the lawsuits failed to allege that...
  • Global CEO pay exceeds pre-recession level May 10, 2011

    New York: In the boardroom, it's as if the Great Recession never happened. CEOs at the nation's largest companies were paid better last year than they were in 2007, when the economy was booming, the stock market set a record high and unemployment was roughly half what it is today. The...
  • Microsoft lets shareholders vote on executive pay September 20, 2009

    New York: Microsoft Corp has approved a proposal to allow shareholders to vote on its executives' compensation, as US corporations' pay policies come under scrutiny in the wake of the financial crisis. Shareholders will be allowed to vote every three years on the pay of Microsoft executives, starting with the annual...
  • Shareholders of Enron will get $7.2 bn in settlement September 10, 2008

    Texas: Enron Corp. shareholders and investors will split about $7 billion from financial institutions accused of participating in the fraud that caused the once-mighty energy company to collapse. The settlement amount was listed at $7.2 billion, a sum that has been accruing interest since 2002 and includes $688 million...
  • Anil set to woo investors with free bonus shares February 17, 2008

    New Delhi: Reliance Power is attempting not to lose its investor confidence. It is considering giving free bonus shares to all its shareholders who suffered losses when the company had launched its initial public offering or IPO a week ago. The move is expected to help over four million shareholders...