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.

Glass Lewis Submission to the Israel Justice Ministry

Glass Lewis submitted comments to the Israel Justice Ministry as part of a public consultation on the matter of adapting corporate governance standards for a capital market with a greater number of non-controlled companies. You [...]

By |November 21, 2019|Blog, Regulatory Matters|

Proxy Season Insider: November 20

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team: Harvey Norman Holdings Limited  Australian Securities Exchange  November 27 Concerns about the composition and independence of the board at Harvey Norman have lasted [...]

By |November 19, 2019|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: November 12

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team It’s only November, but Christmas appears to have come early for certain Australian executives. This week’s PSI looks at two companies that are [...]

By |November 11, 2019|Blog|

2020 Policy Guideline Updates – U.S., U.K., Canada, Europe, China, and more

Glass Lewis’ Policy Guidelines provide an overview of our approach to governance and proxy research. Updated guidelines are now available for the following markets: Canada China Continental Europe Israel Shareholder Initiatives Taiwan United Kingdom United [...]

By |November 4, 2019|Blog|

Proxy Season Insider: November 5

Important highlights from upcoming meetings, provided by Glass Lewis' global research team Ardent Leisure Group Limited Australian Securities Exchange – November 13 It has been three years after the fatal accident on one of the [...]

By |November 4, 2019|Blog|

Glass Lewis Submission to Bursa Malaysia on Proposed Amendments to Listing Requirements 

Glass Lewis has submitted a response to the consultation paper from the Bursa Malaysia on proposed changes to the Main Market and ACE Market Listing Requirements. The changes that Glass Lewis commented on relate to: [...]

By |October 31, 2019|Blog, Regulatory Matters|

Glass Lewis Submission on Draft Governance Code (Philippines)

On October 10, 2019, the Securities and Exchange Commission Philippines released its Draft Code of Corporate Governance for Public Companies and Registered Issuers. The Draft Code is meant to update the existing corporate governance code, [...]

By |October 31, 2019|Blog, Regulatory Matters|

Deutsche Bank: How CGLytics Tools Inform Glass Lewis’ Pay and Governance Analysis

For public companies based in Germany, Glass Lewis’ assessment of a company’s remuneration practices balances quantitative data with a variety of qualitative considerations. Since its introduction in 2018, CGLytics’ data analysis has helped us understand [...]

By |October 14, 2019|Blog|

Persimmon plc: Building a Solid Foundation for Compensation Analysis Using CGLytics

Glass Lewis’ assessment of executive remuneration reflects a balance of quantitative and qualitative considerations, with CGLytics’ suite of tools underpinning the quantitative component. The Remuneration Analysis section, included in Proxy Papers for the UK and [...]

By |October 10, 2019|Blog|

Shutterfly: A Glass Lewis Equity Compensation Case Study

What exactly is a tech company? Shutterfly asked a similar question in proposing an amendment to their equity compensation program at the 2019 annual shareholder meeting. The plan included a number of best practice features [...]

By |October 8, 2019|Blog|