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AstraZeneca investors to revolt against CEO Pascal Soriot’s pay yet again: report

AstraZeneca investors are once again taking issues with CEO Pascal Soriot’s compensation package, just like they have repeatedly in the past few years. Institutional investors in London are planning to vote against AZ’s remuneration report and policy at its annual meeting on April 29, Sky News reported. This time, despite the company’s stellar financial performance… Read More »

Digital health start-up once worth $1.5 billion is racing to keep lights on as investors flee

Proteus Digital Health CEO Andrew Thompson Qin Chen | CNBC Proteus Digital Health has spent two decades trying to develop “smart pills” that can be used to tell a smartphone app whether patients have taken their medications. The technology was so promising that, three years ago, investors valued the company at $ 1.5 billion. But… Read More »

GE Pitches Investors on Its Health-Care Unit, a Steady Source of Cash – The Wall Street Journal

A manager at GE Healthcare’s production facility in Madison, Wis., shows the company’s new infant warmer and infant incubator. Photo: John Hart/Associated Press By Thomas Gryta Thomas Gryta The Wall Street Journal Biography @tgryta Thomas.Gryta@wsj.com Dec. 1, 2019 8:00 am ET General Electric Co. GE -0.18% aims to excite investors about its health-care division, a… Read More »

Bayer’s already in the hot seat with investors. A new $2B Roundup slapdown won’t help

With angry investors at the gates and thousands of lawsuits tied up in court, Bayer’s executives have scrambled to keep their head above water. Looks like relief isn’t coming any time soon, at least not in the courtroom. A California jury hit Bayer, which now sells glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup, with $ 2 billion in… Read More »