Answered By: Lippincott Library Last Updated: Jul 16, 2020 Views: 109
You can view an overview of a company's takeover defense using Thomson ONE.
- Type your company's ticker in the top left corner, then click on Corporate Governance in the Company Views menu on the left.
- Select Takeover Defense.
Note: Thomson ONE only works using Internet Explorer.
For historical takeover defense information, go to WRDS.
- Search the BoardEx, ISS, and MSCI GMI Ratings datasets.
Note: Access to WRDS requires creation of a WRDS account.
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Information specific to poison pills is also available in SDC Platinum, a database available in Lippincott Library (machines 8A and 8B).
- Choose Corporate Governance, then select poison pills.
In WRDS, MSCI (formerly KLD and GMI)- MSCI GMI Ratings and Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS)- Governance datasets include takeover defense data.
Note: WRDS requires a Wharton username and password.