SHIFT TO Long term investing (FCLT)

2019
04
February
2019
FCLTGlobal, has released a new report highlighting the benefits of public markets on long-term value creation. The report, Public Markets for the Long Term: How Successful Listed Companies Thrive, explores the rise of private capital and the presence...
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2018
09
October
2018
Which questions do you expect from businesses when it comes to long-term value creation? Kurznack: ‘In my view the question should be: “How do you create a workable, long-term strategy that yields a return in the short term?” How do you deal with ...
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08
August
2018
Kempen is a Partner of FCLTGlobal, which recently published this ‘pop quiz’ – a questionnaire created by Harvard Business School Dean Nitin Nohria and Harvard Business School Professor George Serafeim – to explore ‘ the incentives, institutions, and ...
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June
2018
How to foster long-term investing in organisations? Brandes Institute Advisory Board members Geoff Warren (who has contributed to SHIFT TO since 2016) and David Iverson have distilled their previous work related to the topics of long-term investing a...
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27
March
2018
Christy Jesudasan and CIO Lars Dijkstra represented Kempen at the FCLTGlobal Summit in New York on 28 February 2018. The event brought together top leadership of FCLTGlobal member organisations with policy makers, academics, corporations, asset owner...
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2017
05
December
2017
FCLTGlobal, a not-for-profit organization that advocates for a longer-term focus in business and investment decision-making, has released its newest publication which presents a long-term model for drafting investment management contracts between ass...
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28
September
2017
Over the past year, FCLTGlobal has built on the work of the Focusing Capital on the Long Term Initiative to create a fully functional not-for-profit organization with an ambitious research agenda that is well underway. A lot of progress was made. The...
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31
August
2017
Are markets and company boards too focused on the short-term? Are activists a source of long-term value creation or are they short-term asset strippers? How should the weaknesses of corporate governance along the investment chain be addressed? Are pu...
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02
March
2017
The members of the editorial board of SHIFT TO all have professional but also very personal reasons to join this initiative. In a ‘relay interview’ we learn more about their motivations as they ask each other: ‘Why do you want to SHIFT TO?’ ...
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2016
28
November
2016
Sarah Williamson and Lars Dijkstra talk to Janine Whittingtom of SHIFTTO.org about 'doing the walk' on long-term investing and what makes their roles exciting in todays financial landscape.   ...
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25
November
2016
It is time to 'do the walk' when it comes to long-term investing. Last November FCLT GLobal launched in London, after this event we spoke to Lars Dijkstra, CIO of Kempen Capital Management and asked him: 'What is the best way to approach passive asse...
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24
November
2016
This November SHIFT TO had a chance to speak to Sarah Williamson, the recently appointed ceo of FCLT GLobal. She was in London to present the initiative to UK investors,  together with our editorial board members Lars Dijkstra, CIO of Kempen Capital ...
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18
November
2016
The members of the editorial board of SHIFT TO all have professional but also very personal reasons to join this initiative. In a ‘relay interview’ we learn more about their motivations as they ask each other: ‘Why do you want to SHIFT TO?’ ...
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11
October
2016
Together with the launch of FCLT Global, this new non-for profit company published the white paper 'Rising to the challenge of short-termism'. This paper, written by SHIFT TO's Dominic Barton amongst others, describes the view of FCLT Global on corpo...
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30
September
2016
SHIFT TO congratulates FCLT Global (formerly 'Focusing Capital on the Long Term' and their new Board of directors and global membership, marking its transformation from an initiative to an independent not-for-profit organization. The shift from short...
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28
September
2016
New York, September 28: FCLT Global (formerly “Focusing Capital on the Long Term”) announces its Board of Directors and global membership, marking its transformation from an initiative to an independent not-for-profit organization dedicated to encour...
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27
July
2016
  Focusing Capital on the Long Term (“FCLT”) announced on July 26 that Sarah Keohane Williamson has accepted the role of inaugural Chief Executive Officer. Williamson will lead FCLT’s transformation from an initiative formed in 2013 by Canada Pens...
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18
July
2016
As co-author of the seminal article ‘Focusing Capital on the Long Term’ (with Mark Wiseman), Dominic Barton of McKinsey & Company triggered the long-term investing discussion that is (slowly) gaining traction in global finance. In this Q & A intervie...
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19
May
2016
The title of this Letter was also the title of a workshop for Dutch pension fund managers organized by Kempen Capital Management in Amsterdam this past March. As the title suggests, the goal of the event was to move participants from talking about...
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28
April
2016
The paper 'Focusing Capital on the Long Term' (2014) co-authored by Dominic Barton and Mark Wiseman, sparked the global FCLT initiative which is currently and speedily gaining momentum in the world of investment.    ...
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