Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
 
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (1) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next
Author: sklam Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 105  
Subject: Asleep at the switch Date: 8/9/2005 9:08 PM
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll . Report this Post | Recommend it!
Recommendations: 1
Where've I been? A lot has been happening with our little company in the past couple of weeks.

Eaton Vance Corp. Acquires Weston Asset Management
Press Release Source: Eaton Vance Corp.
Monday August 1, 10:05 am ET

BOSTON--Aug. 1, 2005
--Eaton Vance Investment Counsel, a wholly owned subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (EV), a Boston-based investment management firm with over $101.5 billion of assets under management, today announced the completion of the acquisition of the assets of Weston Asset Management, Inc. as of August 1, 2005. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Weston Asset Management is an investment management firm based in Phoenix, Arizona, with approximately $105 million in assets under management. The company provides investment management services for private clients, foundations and institutions. Jay Alan Schlott founded Weston Asset Management, a privately owned firm, in 1989. As part of the transaction Mr. Schlott will join Eaton Vance Investment Counsel on August 1, 2005.


http://biz.yahoo.com/bw/050801/15519.html?.v=1

And,

Court Dismisses Suit against Eaton Vance
Press Release Source: Eaton Vance Corp.
Wednesday August 3, 4:32 pm ET

BOSTON--Aug. 3, 2005
--As previously disclosed in SEC filings, last year a lawsuit, captioned In Re Eaton Vance Mutual Funds Fee Litigation, (the "Lawsuit") was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (the "Court"), against Eaton Vance Corp.; Eaton Vance Management; Boston Management and Research; Eaton Vance, Inc.; Eaton Vance Distributors, Inc.; Lloyd George Investment Management (Bermuda) Limited; Orbimed Advisors LLC; Lloyd George Investment Management (B.V.I.) Limited; nine current or past trustees of 81 Eaton Vance funds named as nominal defendants (the "Funds"); and twelve current or past officers and portfolio managers of the Funds. The plaintiffs were seven alleged shareholders of four of the 81 Funds. The Lawsuit, a purported class action, alleged violations of the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, New York law and the common law, and breaches of fiduciary duties to the Funds and their shareholders.

On July 29, 2005, the Court issued an Opinion and Order dismissing the Lawsuit in its entirety and rejecting the plaintiffs' request to amend their complaint.


http://biz.yahoo.com/bw/050803/35895.html?.v=1

-Steve
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll . Report this Post | Recommend it!
Print the post  
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (1) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next

Announcements

2013 Feste Award Voting Begins!
Who will win the 2013 Feste Award? Vote now for the Fool that most exemplifies the Fool Community mission of Learning Together!
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Post of the Day:
Berkshire Hathaway

Reestablishing the Middle Class
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and "#1 Media Company to Work For" (BusinessInsider 2011)! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement