Sledgehammering nuts

14 April 2004 By Rob Cox

Plans by funds to withhold a vote for CEO Prince partly over a potential conflict with his wife is like using a sledgehammer to crack a nut. The risk with this protest, like others, is that it will dilute what little power a withheld vote offers to improve corporate governance.

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