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The Glass Lewis Blog is regularly updated with information of use to our institutional investor clients including our insights on major corporate governance news, replays of Proxy Talk conference calls, and the publication of new guidelines, season previews, season reviews and special reports.

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Widening Clawback’s Net

British bankers may still have their bonuses revoked or reduced even after they’ve moved employment as part of new rules proposed last week by the Prudential Regulation Authority (“PRA”), the regulatory arm of the Bank [...]

By |January 19, 2016|Blog|
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Dr. Bonnie Hill Joins Glass Lewis Research Advisory Council

SAN FRANCISCO (January 13, 2016) – Glass Lewis today announced the appointment of Dr. Bonnie Hill to its Research Advisory Council, which comprises experts on corporate governance, accounting, law, financial transparency and regulatory matters and [...]

By |January 13, 2016|Press Releases, Blog|
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Glass Lewis 2016 Issuer Data Report Program Enrollment Launches on January 5

Program expands to cover companies in North American, European markets. SAN FRANCISCO, LIMERICK (January 5, 2016) – Glass Lewis today announced the opening of enrollment for its 2016 Issuer Data Report (IDR) program, a service [...]

By |January 5, 2016|Press Releases, Blog|
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IVOX Glass Lewis Updates Engagement Policy

SAN FRANCISCO, KARLSRUHE (January 4, 2016) - IVOX Glass Lewis, Germany’s leading independent provider of governance research and voting services for institutional investors, is pleased to announce an updated engagement policy for the 2016 proxy [...]

By |January 4, 2016|Press Releases, Blog|
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Glass Lewis Comments on the Draft Pakistan’s Companies Act, 2015

Glass, Lewis & Co. ("Glass Lewis") appreciates the opportunity to comment on the draft Pakistan’s Companies Act, 2015 (the "Act") issued by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (“SECP”). Glass Lewis commends the SECP [...]

By |December 28, 2015|Blog, Regulatory Matters|
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CGI Glass Lewis Response to Consultation on Shareholder Approval Requirements For Listed Company Mergers

CGI Glass Lewis appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Consultation Paper issued by ASX regarding the shareholder approval requirements for listed company mergers.  As a starting point, CGI Glass Lewis agrees with the premise [...]

By |December 28, 2015|Regulatory Matters|
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CGI Glass Lewis Announces Leadership Promotions

SYDNEY (23 December 2015) – CGI Glass Lewis (CGI), the Australian subsidiary of Glass Lewis, the leading independent provider of global governance services, today named Daniel J. Smith as General Manager (GM) and Jana Jevcakova as [...]

By |December 22, 2015|Press Releases, Blog|
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Brazil, Foreign Investors and Voting Parity – Mutually Exclusive?

Investors in Brazil looking to exercise their right as shareholders and actively participate in the oversight of the companies which they ultimately own by voting currently have the following options to do so: Be physically [...]

By |December 17, 2015|Blog|
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2016 Proxy Season – Europe Guidelines Now Available

Glass Lewis has just released 2016 proxy season guidelines for several European markets: United Kingdom Germany France Continental Europe Guidelines for additional markets will be released over the next several weeks. The guidelines are a detailed [...]

By |December 9, 2015|Blog|
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Proxy Talk Replay: ANZ Discusses ACCR Shareholder Proposals

On Friday December 4th (AEDT) / Thursday December 3rd (PST) Glass Lewis hosted a Proxy Talk conference call with representatives from Australia and New Zealand Bank Group (“ANZ”). The discussion covered two shareholder proposals filed [...]

By |December 7, 2015|Blog, Proxy Talk Replays|
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