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March 2, 2016
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February 23, 2016 | By Garnet Roach Proxy solicitation firm’s president and CEO talks shareholder activism trends Bruce Goldfarb, president and CEO of New York-headquartered Okapi Partners, is modest when asked what sets his firm apart from its peers. But the proxy solicitation and investor response specialist clearly has an edge: Okapi only launched in […]

February 11, 2016
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Okapi Partners Ranked in Top Tier of Proxy Solicitation Firms in Global Shareholder Activism Scorecard – Record number of activist campaigns launched in 2015, according to Thomson Reuters report – NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2016 – Okapi Partners LLC, a leading independent provider of proxy solicitation and investor response services and corporate governance advice to […]

January 29, 2016
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“Investors across the board are becoming much more involved with the companies they own,” says  Bruce Goldfarb, CEO of proxy solicitation firm Okapi Partners. “This doesn’t always mean running proxy contests or publicly challenging the management. It often means working behind the scenes with the company and the board to shape the long-term strategy.” Download […]

December 11, 2015
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        Dow, DuPont, Yahoo — Activist Shareholders Hit a Trifecta Paula Schaap December 9, 2015 — 4:28 PM EST Pressure from investors set in motion changes in strategy DuPont proxy vote was `watershed moment for activism’ Activist investors are showing they couldn’t care less about the size and stature of their target […]

December 1, 2015
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– Proxy solicitation and corporate advisory firm on track for record year – NEW YORK, November 30, 2015 – Okapi Partners LLC, a leading independent provider of proxy solicitation services and shareholder response advice to corporations, institutional investors and mutual fund companies, is pleased to announce it has moved its New York headquarters from Madison […]