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Negative option

20 September 2017 By Robert Cyran

The pushy hedge-fund boss owns most of his 8.3 pct stake in the $50 bln payroll processor with derivatives. It’s a common ploy, but Ackman’s plan is lackluster and investors can pick from plenty of activist campaigns. His choice of securities only makes it harder to gain support.

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