Oct. 26, 2015News & Opinions
DuPont is said to be looking outside the company for a new chief executive to replace Ellen Kullman, who resigned with effect from Oct. 16.
Oct. 07, 2015News & Opinions
Just months after splitting off its Performance Chemicals business into a new company, Chemours, in part due to pressure from an activist investor, DuPont could be headed for a more wide-sweeping makeover.
May. 15, 2015News & Opinions
DuPont has emerged bloody but apparently unbowed from its battle with activist shareholder Nelson Peltz and his $11 billion hedge fund Trian Fund Management, which owns an estimated 2.7% of the US chemical group's capital.
May. 05, 2015News & Opinions
DuPont has come under even more intensive pressure in its battle with activist shareholder Nelson Peltz and his hedge fund Trian.
Apr. 28, 2015News & Opinions
Nelson Peltz, the activist shareholder owner of hedge fund Trian Fund Management, which is pressing for DuPont to split into two companies, has gained a powerful backer in proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS).
Apr. 14, 2015News & Opinions
Trian Fund Management, investment vehicle of DuPont activist shareholder Nelson Peltz, which currently owns shares in the chemical giant worth around $1.8 billion, has urged the other shareholders to hold the company's board of directors ...
Jan. 14, 2015News & Opinions
Activist investor Nelson Peltz is stepping up his campaign to leave his mark on DuPont, announcing late last week that his Trian Fund Management will propose four candidates - including himself - for the US chemical giant's board of ...
Jul. 18, 2013News & Opinions
Trian Fund Management, headed by Nelson Peltz, has amassed a "big stake" in chemicals maker DuPont, CNBC said on Wednesday.
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