Unformatted text preview: these objectives. Social investment or social responsibility investment – use of stock ownership as a strategy for promoting social objectives (Exxon) SEC (securities and exchange commission) – protect stockholders rights by making sure the stock markets are run fairly and that investment information is fully disclosed Insider trading – when a person gains access to confidential information about a company’s financial condition and then uses than info before it becomes public knowledge to buy or sell the company’s stock....
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- Fall '08
- Business, Corporation, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, stock markets, owners Institutional Investors