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Stories with subject: Corporate governance
  • Freeport-McMoRan cuts more spending; Icahn discloses stake 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 5:43 pm

    PHOENIX - Activist investor Carl Icahn said late Thursday that he has taken an 8.5-percent stake in Freeport-McMoRan, just hours after the mining company announced cost cuts and lower spending in response to declining copper prices and soft economic conditions worldwide.

  • Toshiba foresees loss after accounting scandal 
    Updated: Aug-18-15 10:28 pm

    TOKYO - Japanese energy and electronics giant Toshiba Corp. has revamped its leadership lineup and is forecasting a net loss in the current fiscal year as it cleans up problems with its accounting and corporate governance.