Tagged: securities & exchange commission

Closings Proposal a Reminder of Union Role at ABF

by Marty Cook 12/16/2013 12:00 am

Arkansas Best Corp.'s Dec. 4 announcement that it hoped to close 22 more terminals did not come as a surprise to industry analysts, who were expecting just such cost-cutting moves by the less-than-truckload carrier based in Fort Smith.

CEO Vs. Worker: New Rule Requires Pay Ratio Disclosure

by Jan Cottingham 10/28/2013 12:00 am

After three years, the Securities & Exchange Commission is finally following through on one of the Dodd-Frank law's more controversial requirements: It has proposed that public companies disclose how the pay of their CEOs compares to that of their workers.

Arkansas Best Corp. Granted Confidentiality in SEC Filings

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/15/2013 12:00 am

Information pertaining to a letter of credit agreement between Arkansas Best Corp. and PNC Bank of Pittsburgh was allowed to be redacted in an SEC filing based on "competitive purposes." Because of “competitive purposes,” the company was allowed to redact specifics of the agreement. Those deletions include basis points and a commitment fee.

A. Heath Abshure Named New President of North American Securities Administrators Association (Super Mover)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/12/2012 12:00 am

In his new role as president of the North American Securities Administrators Association, Abshure said, he plans to focus on the organization's response to the changing regulatory environment.