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Investor activism on the rise, report says

A surge in investor activism in the gold sector over the past two years is reason enough for management to pause and take stock of how they deal with unwelcome advances by suitors and unhappy shareholders, a report from Toronto and New York-based Kingsdale Advisors says.

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There have been 13 investor activist campaigns over the past 26 months

Several high-profile mergers have come to pass in recent quarters, including Barrick Gold's acquisition of Randgold Resources and Newmont Mining's takeover of Goldcorp, and the high-profile deals have