Investor Calls For Shareholder Vote On Ahold Delhaize Takeover Defence
An investment fund called on Wednesday for Ahold Delhaize to allow its shareholders to decide whether the Dutch-Belgian supermarket group should keep a defence mechanism against unwanted takeovers that is set to expire in December.
The company's boards argue they can retain the mechanism - which gives an independent body the right to issue shares to thwart a takeover - without shareholder approval.
Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting
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