HFM US Performance Awards 2021: Shortlist Announced

(HFM Connect) – Now in their 15th year, the HFM US Performance Awards bring together the entire industry to recognise and celebrate the best performing hedge funds, CTAs and FoHFs in Europe. All…

Exclusive: GameStop’s strong stock performance triggered board director’s exit

(Reuters) – Hestia Capital Partners LP managing director Kurt Wolf joined GameStop Corp’s board to make the U.S. video game retailer more valuable. Then it became too valuable for him to stay on.

GameStop: How a 2020 Shareholder Coup Could Transform the Company Forever

(IGN) – Once upon a time, GameStop was the place to go to buy a video game in the United States. Long before the days of easy digital storefronts and online retailers like Amazon, GameStop enjoyed…

Two Small-Time Investors Were Buying GameStop Stock Before It Was Cool

(GameStop) – Last spring, when GameStop Corp. was just a struggling videogame retailer and before Reddit took it to the moon, two small money managers teamed up in an audacious bid to shake up its…

Permit Capital And Hestia Capital Nominees Paul J. Evans And Kurtis J. Wolf Elected To GameStop Board Based On Preliminary Voting Results

(PRNewswire) – Hestia Capital Partners LP ("Hestia"), Permit Capital Enterprise Fund, L.P. ("Permit") and their affiliates (the "Investor Group"), who beneficially own approximately 7.3% of the…

Investor Group Urges Stockholders to Vote for Change at GameStop’s 2020 Annual Meeting by Electing Its Two Stockholder-Aligned Directors

(PRNewswire) – Hestia Capital Partners LP, Permit Capital Enterprise Fund, L.P. and their affiliates (the "Investor Group"), who beneficially own approximately 7.2% of the outstanding common stock of…

GameStop Appoints Raul Fernandez and Lizabeth Dunn to Board of Directors

(GRAPEVINE) (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) today announced that it has appointed two new independent directors to its board – Raul Fernandez and Lizabeth Dunn. Raul, age 52, brings…

Hestia Capital Urges GameStop (GME) Board of Directors to Launch Meaningful Capital Distribution Program

(PRNewswire) – Hestia Capital Management, LLC ("Hestia Capital") sent a letter today to the Board of Directors of GameStop Corp (NYSE: GME), stating they believe the Board should immediately pursue a…