shareholder spring - definition and synonyms

noun
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    the tendency of investors in some big companies to refuse to approve the remuneration packages of top executives; first noted in the spring of 2012

    The boss of the world's biggest advertising company has become the sixth top chief executive this year to have their pay package rejected by investors as part of the so-called Shareholder Spring.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 19/06/2012