Proxy Talks

Proxy Talk conference calls feature roundtable discussions and guest-speaker presentations on shareholder-related topics such as corporate governance, environmental and social issues, mergers and acquisitions, control contests, and regulatory developments.

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|

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|

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|

Proxy Talk: ESG Profile Page FAQs with Sustainalytics

Glass Lewis and Sustainalytics hosted a Proxy Talk to discuss the new ESG Profile Page included in Glass Lewis’ Proxy Papers. In 2017, Glass Lewis introduced a new Environmental, Social & Governance Profile page within its standard [...]

By |May 2, 2017|Blog, Proxy Talks|

Proxy Talk: NYC Comptroller’s Vote No Campaign at NRG

Glass Lewis hosted a Proxy Talk call with Michael Garland of the New York City Comptroller to discuss his office's vote no campaign at the annual meeting of NRG Energy, which is to be held [...]

By |April 13, 2017|Blog, Proxy Talks|

Proxy Talk: Contested Meeting at Petrobras

Glass Lewis hosted a Proxy Talk conference call with the nominees for a contested election to the supervisory council (conselho fiscal) at the annual meeting of Petrobras, to be held on April 27. At the center [...]

By |April 10, 2017|Blog, Proxy Talks|