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Mike Ashley as Ebenezer Scrooge in 21st century retelling of A Christmas Carol

 “I’m not Father Christmas; I’m not sitting here saying I’ll make the world wonderful” Father Christmas he is not, but rather Mike Ashley. The founder and controlling shareholder (55% of share capital) of Sports Direct appeared before the UK parliament

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BskyB acquisitions in Italia and Deutschland : a transaction for 21st Century Fox or for BskyB shareholders?

ECGS concerns about BskyB acquisitions to be voted on 6 October 2014: financial valuation and conflicts of interests…   On 6 October 2014 BSkyB will hold an Extraordinary General Meeting in order to seek shareholder approval for the proposed Acquisitions

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Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS) appoints Manifest as UK Governance Research & Analytics Partner

Proxinvest’ service network of research & engagement specialists, ECGS, has just appointed Manifest as UK Governance Research & Analytics Partner.

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