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1. Abbrev. for interstellar scintillation. See scattering.
2. Abbrev. for International Space Station.

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Source: "Second Anniversary: The Impact of Sarbanes-Oxley," Institutional Shareholder Services, www.issproxy.com.
The leading shareholder proxy service in the US, Institutional Shareholder Services [ISS), is also planning to provide a corporate-governance ratings service in Japan.
These duties have been fulfilled either in-house or are outsourced to consultants like Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Investor Responsibility Research Center (IRRC).
Institutional Shareholder Services, an influential US shareholder advisory firm advised Elf shareholders to block the bid because of the high debt levels it would incur.
Centene (CNC) and WellCare (WCG) reported that independent proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services - ISS - recommends that Centene and WellCare stockholders vote 'for' all transaction-related proposals at the respective special meetings of stockholders regarding Centene's pending acquisition of WellCare.
Global Banking News-November 1, 2017--Genstar Capital completes Institutional Shareholder Services acquisition
reached an all-time high in 2014, according to a new report released by Institutional Shareholder Services Inc.
20 March 2014 -- New York-based investment decision support tools provider MSCI Inc (NYSE: MSCI) said that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Institutional Shareholder Services Inc subsidiary Vestar Capital Partners for total cash consideration of USD 364m.
Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), which advises over 1,500 institutional investors on corporate governance, said that the firm's dual-class share structure diminishes shareholder rights and limits the accountability of its board of directors to investors, The Telegraph reports.
Midwest said the four firms, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc, Glass Lewis & Co, Egan-Jones Proxy Services and PROXY Governance Inc, provide voting advice to institutional investors as well as mutual and pension funds, and others.
Executive pay isn't just a huge issue in the U.S.; it's a big concern of institutional investors globally, who rank it consistently among their top three issues, according to a recent survey by Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) of 322 investor organizations around the world.

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