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U.S. SEC Commissioner defends proposal on shareholder voting rules

SEC Commissioner Elad Roisman, the lead commissioner on the agency’s long-awaited proxy proposal that seeks to change how investors hold companies accountable, said that he is “open to changing his mind” on the direction of the corporate governance measure, but after addressing what he sees as unhelpful comments.

Deere taps tractor-hailing tech in bid to break ground in Africa

David Kayi, a Hello Tractor engineer, installs an application on a John Deere 5503 tractor, using the Hello Tractor technology that connects farmers with vehicles’ owners, at a hay farm in Umande village in Nanyuki, Kenya February 4, 2020. REUTERS/Njeri Mwangi