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Glass Lewis Blog

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.

Keeping Tabs On Indian Corporate Governance

The 2019 India AGM season is well underway. Thus far, two notable items have appeared on the radars for investors. First, existing concerns regarding corporate audits have deepened as the ‘Big Four’ firms appear to [...]

By |July 5, 2019|Blog|

Glass Lewis Submission on Spanish SRD II Consultation: Introduction of Loyalty Shares

Glass Lewis has submitted a response to the Spanish consultation on the proposed changes to Spanish Companies Law which transposes Shareholder Rights Directive II ("SRD") into national legislation. While most of the proposed changes are [...]

By |June 13, 2019|Blog, Regulatory Matters|

The 30% Club lands in Brazil

Around the world, corporate issuers are rethinking the gender balance of their boards in response to pressure from investors and regulators. Yet in 2018, 65% of Brazil’s public company boards were still comprised entirely of [...]

By |June 12, 2019|Blog|

Glass Lewis and CGLytics Establish Global Partnership to Provide Unmatched Compensation Data and Analytics

Glass Lewis integrates CGLytics data set and analytical tools for its proxy vote recommendations and custom policy offerings [San Francisco, Amsterdam, London – June 5, 2019] – Glass Lewis, the world’s leading independent provider of [...]

By |June 5, 2019|Blog, Press Releases|

Proxy Season Insider: May 22

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team Exxon Mobil Corporation New York Stock Exchange – May 29 Scientists have been raising alarms concerning the implications of global climate change for [...]

By |May 22, 2019|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: May 15

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team Deutsche Bank AG Deutsche Börse – May 23 Just over a year into Christian Sewing’s tenure as CEO, Deutsche Bank appears to have [...]

By |May 15, 2019|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: May 8

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team CBRE Group, Inc. New York Stock Exchange – May 17 Like many companies, CBRE has a provision in employee contracts requiring that disputes, [...]

By |May 8, 2019|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: May 1

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team Standard Chartered plc London Stock Exchange – May 8 Would you rather have 40% of one, or 20% of two? Rising concerns over [...]

By |May 1, 2019|Blog|

Chaebols and Stewardship: Korean Air shareholders make history

In Korea, it is highly unlikely to see a board proposal rejected by shareholders, and this is especially true when it comes to electing and re-electing executives of Chaebols, or family-owned conglomerates. It is typical [...]

By |April 25, 2019|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: April 24

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team Wienerberger AG Wiener Börse – May 6 Two major shareholders submitting competing director nominees to address perceived shortcomings in board composition sounds like [...]

By |April 24, 2019|Blog|

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