FactSet’s corporate governance database, SharkRepellent, provides takeover defense and corporate governance data for thousands of U.S. incorporated public companies. You can obtain comprehensive data to prospect for new business, assess the defensive characteristics of specific companies, and perform comparable analyses across endless variables, including industry, market index, market capitalization, and state of incorporation.
Scope and Coverage
(as of July 2012)
Charter/Bylaw/Poison Pill documents: 75,000
Defense profiles: 6,000 U.S. incorporated public companies
Poison Pill profiles:1,100 non-U.S. incorporated companies, including Canadian companies with a poison pill
Coverage: All IPOs since 1999, all major indices, high profile targets of M&A transactions announced since 2001, all companies with poison pill currently in force, and all companies with poison pills adopted or amended since 2001