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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.

AGM and Shareholder Meeting Tracker – Date Changes Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is disrupting proxy season around the globe and hundreds of meetings are now delayed or postponed. Glass Lewis is tracking the impact on the table below. This table will be updated [...]

By |June 2, 2020|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: May 27

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team: Netflix, Inc. NASDAQ June 4 As of late last year, the “streaming wars” looked set to be one of the biggest non-political news [...]

By |May 27, 2020|Blog|

COVID-19: A New Backdrop to Governance, Remuneration and Stewardship

With the UK at the peak of AGM season, COVID-19 is forcing companies to rethink their arrangements for 2020. In a special contribution to Governance + Compliance magazine, Natasha O’Connor, Research Manager for Northern Europe [...]

By |May 22, 2020|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: May 20

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team: Comcast Corporation NASDAQ June 3 In recent years, the reputations of household names in the news industry have been radically changed by a [...]

By |May 20, 2020|Blog|

Glass Lewis Season Preview & Coronavirus Policies for Japan’s Proxy Season

Glass Lewis expects all governance issues and most proposal types to be impacted by the coronavirus pandemic and we will exercise our existing discretion and pragmatism to prioritize timing, certainty, disclosure and voting on any [...]

By |May 12, 2020|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: May 12

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team: McDonald's Corporation New York Stock Exchange May 21 When the board of McDonald’s fired former CEO Steve Easterbrook for violating the company’s fraternization [...]

By |May 12, 2020|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: May 5

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team: Bezeq The Israel Telecommunication Corp. Ltd. Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange May 14 Bezeq’s 2018 AGM was a watershed moment for the company and quite [...]

By |May 5, 2020|Blog|

Proxy Talk: How Corporate Boards Can Oversee ESG Issues

During the 2019 proxy season Glass Lewis found that approximately 43% of Russell 1000 companies had established some sort of board oversight of ESG issues. However, based on the disclosure we've reviewed, it appears that [...]

By |April 29, 2020|Blog, Proxy Talks|

Proxy Season Insider: April 28

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team: AMP Limited Australian Securities Exchange May 8 After a few years in the glaring limelight of a falling stock price following Australia’s Royal [...]

By |April 28, 2020|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: April 21

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team: The Boeing Company New York Stock Exchange April 27 Remember when the 737-MAX was the biggest public safety issue in the world? Travel [...]

By |April 21, 2020|Blog|

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