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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|Comments Off on Proxy Talk: How Corporate Boards Can Oversee ESG Issues

Proxy Talk: Navient and Student Loans

Glass Lewis hosted a Proxy Talk to discuss Navient Corporation's exposure to financial and reputational risks relating to the U.S. student loan crisis. Navient, which services and collects student loans, is facing a shareholder proposal [...]

By |May 1, 2018|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on Proxy Talk: Navient and Student Loans

Proxy Talk: Climate Change Roundtable 2018

Glass Lewis conducted a Proxy Talk to discuss climate change-related shareholder proposals up for vote during the 2018 proxy season with a panel of experts. Proxy season is back, and climate change is still at [...]

By |March 27, 2018|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on Proxy Talk: Climate Change Roundtable 2018

2018 Season Preview – Brazil

Glass Lewis presents a preview of the upcoming proxy season for Brazil. The Glass Lewis research team discusses key developments for the 2018 proxy season, including the impact of regulatory reforms such as Instructions 561 [...]

By |March 26, 2018|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on 2018 Season Preview – Brazil

2018 Season Preview – Europe

Glass Lewis presents a preview of the upcoming 2018 proxy season for continental Europe. Senior members of the Glass Lewis research team discuss key developments for the 2018 proxy season, including EU directives, company engagement, [...]

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2018 Season Preview – Asia

As the 2018 AGM season gets underway, Glass Lewis presents a preview of the upcoming 2018 proxy season for China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan. Senior members of the Glass Lewis research team discuss key [...]

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2018 Season Preview – United Kingdom

Glass Lewis presents a preview of the upcoming proxy season for the United Kingdom. Senior members of the Glass Lewis research team discuss key developments for the 2018 proxy season, including regulatory reforms, a pending [...]

By |March 26, 2018|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on 2018 Season Preview – United Kingdom

2018 Season Preview – North America

Glass Lewis presents a preview of the upcoming 2018 proxy season for the United States and Canadian markets. Governance and compensation experts discuss the key themes facing companies and shareholders this year. Topics include increased [...]

By |March 26, 2018|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on 2018 Season Preview – North America

Proxy Talk: Board Composition and Sustainability Competence

Glass Lewis hosted a proxy talk with Veena Ramani of Ceres to discuss sustainability competence on the board, and Ceres' new Lead from the Top report on that topic. With investors putting increased focus on [...]

By |October 10, 2017|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on Proxy Talk: Board Composition and Sustainability Competence

Proxy Talk: Climate Change and Stewardship

Glass Lewis conducted a Proxy Talk to discuss climate change-related shareholder proposals up for vote during the 2017 proxy season with a panel of experts. For institutional investors and mainstream retail shareholders alike, climate change [...]

By |May 12, 2017|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on Proxy Talk: Climate Change and Stewardship
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