Blockholders

Working Paper

Corporate Governance in the Presence of Active and Passive Delegated Investment

We examine the governance role of delegated portfolio managers. In our model, investors decide how to allocate their wealth between passive funds, active funds, and private savings, and asset management fees are endogenously determined. Funds’...Read more

Adrian Aycan Corum
Andrey Malenko
Nadya Malenko
26 August 2020

Shareholder Wealth Consequences of Insider Pledging of Company Stock as Collateral for Personal Loans

We study a wide-spread yet unexplored corporate governance phenomenon: the pledging of company stock by insiders as collateral for personal bank loans. Utilizing a regulatory change that exogenously decreases pledging, we document a negative...Read more

Ronald Masulis
Ying Dou
29 January 2019

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