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 the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility requesting (i) shareholders’ ability to submit non-binding shareholder resolutions; and (ii) increased disclosure on the firm’s financed carbon emissions.
Speakers Jill Craig, Group General Manager Investor Relations, ANZ John Priestly, Company Secretary, ANZ Gerard Brown, Group General Manager Corporate Affairs, ANZ Ben Walker, Head of Sustainable Development, ANZ Courteney Keatinge (Moderator), Director of Environmental, Social & Governance Research, Glass Lewis & Co.
About Proxy Talk:
Glass Lewis’ Proxy Talk provides a forum for institutional investors to exchange views on proxy-related issues. Exclusively for Glass Lewis clients and invited guests, Proxy Talk conference calls feature roundtable discussions and guest-speaker presentations on important corporate integrity issues, mergers and acquisitions, control contests, SEC developments and policies, and new legal requirements, among other topics. Glass Lewis analysts also will preview key proposals to watch for in upcoming proxies and address questions about the findings of recent Proxy Paper reports.
By Martin Lion|2016-08-08T13:56:26-07:00December 7, 2015|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on Proxy Talk Replay: ANZ Discusses ACCR Shareholder Proposals