Jeff Bezos defends Amazon culture in shareholders note

Jeff Bezos defends Amazon culture in shareholders note

Amazon chief executive and founder Jeff Bezos defended his company`s workplace culture and costly growth strategy in a letter to shareholders made public Tuesday.

Hindustan Zinc jumps 14% after declaring highest ever dividend

Hindustan Zinc jumps 14% after declaring highest ever dividend

 Shares of Hindustan Zinc surged up to 14 percent today after the company announced that it will pay highest ever dividend of Rs 10,141 crore, including Rs 3,000 crore to the government, to its shareholders for the 2015-16 fiscal.

Yahoo to allow proxy access for board nominations

Yahoo to allow proxy access for board nominations

Yahoo Inc will allow investors who have held stake of at least 3 percent in the struggling Internet company for a minimum of three years to nominate directors to its board.

National Herald case: Amitabh Bachchan holds 1 lakh shares in Associated Journals Ltd?

National Herald case: Amitabh Bachchan holds 1 lakh shares in Associated Journals Ltd?

An interesting fact has come to the fore in National Herald case.

SEBI begins process to give exit route to dissenting investors

Markets regulator SEBI Tuesday began the consultation process to provide an exit option to dissenting shareholders in case of changes to the objectives of listed firms for which they had raised money from public.

Aurobindo Pharma to seek shareholders nod to raise $600 mn

Aurobindo Pharma will seek approval from its shareholders for an enabling resolution to raise up to USD 600 million (around Rs 3,974 crore) via issue of securities.

BSE may soon form new groups for its exclusively listed firms

Based on these parameters it would classify them accordingly in two separate groups.

Sebi notifies revised listing regulations

Capital market regulator Sebi has notified amended listing regulations that allow listed companies to seek shareholders' approval for related party deals through ordinary resolutions.

Power Grid to seek shareholders nod to raise Rs 14,000 crore

State-owned utility Power Grid Wednesday said it will seek shareholders' approval next month to raise up to Rs 14,000 crore from domestic and external sources during the fiscal 2016-17.

M&M gets shareholders' nod to raise Rs 5,000-crore

Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra has received shareholders' approval to raise up to Rs 5,000 crore through issuance of securities on private placement basis in domestic and/or international markets.

Vedanta-Cairn merger to be good for both's shareholders: Anil Agarwal

Listing the positives of the proposed merger of Cairn India with his Vedanta Ltd, its chairman Naveen Agarwal said that the move would not only strengthen the company`s cash-flows but also allow Cairn India`s shareholders to get access to Vedanta`s well invested metals and mining assets which have low cost and long life.

Funds mop-up via preferential route tumbles 48% in May: Sebi

Funds mop-up via preferential route tumbles 48% in May: Sebi

Raising funds through issuing shares to promoters and shareholders on preferential basis plunged by 48 percent to Rs 5,407 crore in May due to volatile market conditions.

China bans big shareholders from cutting stakes for next 6 months

China`s securities regulator took the drastic step of banning shareholders with stakes of more than 5 percent from selling shares for the next six months in a bid to halt a plunge in stock prices that is starting to roil global financial markets.

Shareholders endorse Google`s course

Google shareholders on Wednesday endorsed the course set by the Internet titan, rejecting proposals to dilute its power structure and scrutinize investments in renewable energy.

Vijay Mallya says only shareholders can 'oust' him from USL

Vijay Mallya says only shareholders can 'oust' him from USL

Mallya also said that only "shareholders can 'oust' a Director" and he would continue to function as USL Chairman "in the normal manner".

Jet Airways to seek shareholders' nod for raising $400 million

Jet Airways will seek shareholders' approval next month to raise up to USD 400 million (over Rs 2,500 crore) through issue of securities on private placement basis.

Sebi looks into complaints related to e-voting facility

In recent times, there have been instances where e-voting or electronic voting facility was not made available to shareholders.

Tata Motors gets shareholders nod for Rs 7,500 cr rights issue

In a filing to the BSE, the company said 93.97 percent of the shareholders voted in favour of the proposal through a postal ballot.

Jet Airways seeks shareholders' nod to raise $300 mn

Jet Airways has sought the approval of shareholders to raise up to USD 300 million (about Rs 1,843 crore) through issue of securities to Etihad on a private placement basis.

India Inc purchases shares worth 34% of buyback targets

India Inc bought back shares worth Rs 3,000 crore from public shareholders through the repurchase programme last year, achieving just about 34 percent of the targeted amount.