This report examines not only the proportion of women on boards, but also director independence, tenure and other aspects of female representation in leadership positions. Many of the countries included have adopted voluntary or mandatory gender diversity quotas, which are also discussed throughout this review.
Sustainability Reporting 2013
Issues related to sustainability represent the next frontier in corporate reporting. Our report discusses different sustainability reporting frameworks that have gained popularity of over the last several years and shareholder initiatives aimed at improving the quality of sustainability-related information provided by companies.
Political Contributions 2013
Discussing the emerging issue of corporate political spending in the context of shareholder engagement.
Linking Executive Compensation and Sustainability
Glass Lewis’ annual review explores the link between compensation and sustainability in various markets to determine which companies have chosen to link sustainability metrics to executive remuneration and how this has been accomplished.
A CGI Glass Lewis Engagement Report
Unearthed 2013 takes a deeper look at a specific portion of the CGI Glass Lewis’ 2012 engagement efforts, which were targeted toward small and mid-tier resources companies based in Western Australia and listed on the Australian Stock Exchange.