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Proposed Bill in Congress Would Silence Activist Investors

Wall Street may get its way with a change to Dodd-Frank. But is that a good thing?A new bill proposed in the U.S. House of Representatives could eliminate one of the favorite tactics of shareholders who want companies to change how they conduct business. Supporters of the Financial Choice Act 2.0, including Jeb Hensarling, Chair of the House Financial Services Committee, claim that this legislation [...]