Detour Gold Corp (DGC.TO)
22 Jan 2019
Thu, Jan 3 2019
Jan 3 Detour Gold said on Thursday it has picked Paulson & Co-backed nominee Bill Williams to be its interim chief executive officer, replacing Michael Kenyon.
Dec 13 Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson's success in ousting the bulk of Detour Gold Corp's board could serve as a "template" for an expected increase in shareholder activism in the gold sector, institutional investors said on Thursday.
Dec 13 Detour Gold Corp's shareholders on Thursday voted to remove five of its nine board members, including Chief Executive Officer Michael Kenyon and Chairman Alex Morrison, the Globe & Mail reported https://tgam.ca/2EhLj7f.
Dec 10 Detour Gold said on Monday it extended the voting deadline by two days after some shareholders with substantial holding voted to replace the entire board.
Dec 5 Independent proxy adviser Glass Lewis and hedge fund Livermore Partners on Wednesday joined activist investor Paulson & Co's call to make changes to the board of Canadian miner Detour Gold Corp.
Dec 5 Proxy adviser Glass Lewis on Wednesday recommended replacing Detour Gold Chairman Alex Morrison and two other board members with nominees from activist investor Paulson & Co.
Dec 3 Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) has advised shareholders to vote for Detour Gold Corp's refreshed board of directors at an upcoming special shareholders' meeting, stopping short of more aggressive changes demanded by activist investor Paulson & Co, the company said on Monday.
Dec 3 Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) has recommended shareholders to vote in favor of Detour Gold Corp's plans at the upcoming special shareholders meeting, giving the gold miner a boost in its proxy fight with activist investor Paulson & Co.
Nov 29 Detour Gold Corp said on Thursday Chief Executive Officer Michael Kenyon will head the company until it finds a permanent replacement, pushing back against hedge fund Paulson & Co's demand to immediately replace him.
Nov 15 Hedge fund Paulson & Co on Thursday called for the immediate resignation of Detour Gold Corp's interim Chief Executive Officer Michael Kenyon and board member Alex Morrison, adding it does not favor a fire sale of the gold miner.