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Elliott Denies Disclosure Breach Allegations

Elliott Denies Disclosure Breach Allegations

SEOUL, Feb. 26 (Korea Bizwire) – U.S. hedge fund Elliott Associates denied allegations Friday over a possible breach of local disclosure rules regarding Samsung C&T Corp., stressing a series of processes for its Samsung stake purchase were “perfectly legal.”  Elliott made the claim ahead of a prosecution probe on suspicions that it illegally “parked” its [...]

US Hedge Fund Elliott Urges NPS to Oppose Samsung Merger

US Hedge Fund Elliott Urges NPS to Oppose Samsung Merger

“We expect that NPS — entrusted with the hard-earned capital of ordinary Koreans — will choose to make the proper financial decision to oppose these wholly unfair takeover proposals.” “The undeniable evidence of this outpouring of opposition is tens of millions of shares which have been confirmed as a vote against and/or provided as proxies [...]

Pension Fund Likely to Nod on Samsung Merger Plan

Pension Fund Likely to Nod on Samsung Merger Plan

SEOUL, July 10 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s national pension fund operator on Friday decided its official stance on a merger between key subsidiaries of Samsung Group, the country’s leading family-controlled conglomerate, but won’t disclose what the stance is for the time being, officials said. But sources say that the operator decided to support the [...]