The Activist Investing Resource Blog is a central repository for published works concerning shareholder activism

The purpose of the Resource Center is to provide valuable insight for anyone interested in financial-oriented activist investing strategies.

This site contains several presentations given by leading experts at various conferences on shareholder activism.

We also have a bookstore along with several scholarly works and published papers - which we have categorized for your convenience.


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Corporate Defense Strategies

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Corporate Governance

Hedge Fund Activists & Proxy Fights

Tracking Hedge Fund Activism

Please send us any articles or presentations you think will be a good fit for this site.

David Schatz

New 'Surprise' Book By Activist Investor Eric Rosenfeld

We're not exactly sure what drove him to do this, but Eric Rosenfeld - from the activist investment firm Crescendo Partners, decided to pen a children's book about a rather large woman who has trouble holding in a fart.  Yep.  Can't make this stuff up folks.

For more information about the book go to