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addaword.gifdefinition of shareholder spring

noun
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 14:09:00
Definition of shareholder spring from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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