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11 Feb 2019

INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR SURVEY 2019

Morrow Sodali
Institutional Investors with assets under management of USD 33 trillion continue to want more information from portfolio companies about board composition and business strategy and ...

29 Mar 2019

Dialogue with investors helps to protect against an activist attack

L'Agefi
How to react to an attack by activist investors? A risk that rises, with 226 companies targeted in the world in 2018 (against 188 in 2017), including 25% in Europe, as Jean-Florent ...

26 Mar 2019

Glass Lewis launches a new service: Report Feedback Statement (RFS)

Morrow Sodali
In its latest Proxy Update, Morrow Sodali reports on the new service Glass Lewis is piloting for the 2019 Proxy Season:  Report Feedback Statement (RFS). RFS allows both issuers and ...

14 Feb 2019

Survey highlights growing investor pressure on governance teams

Corporate Secretary
In an interview with Corporate Secretary revolving around Morrow Sodali’s recently published 2019 Institutional Investor Survey, John Wilcox, the firm’s chairman, addresses ...

13 Feb 2019

Institutional investors looking more closely into companies, boards - Morrow Sodali

Pensions & Investments
In an article published in money management newspaper Pensions & Investments, John Wilcox, Chairman of Morrow Sodali, commented the firm’s recently published Institutional Investor ...

12 Feb 2019

Investors want more ESG information from companies

IR Magazine
In an article published in IR Magazine, John Wilcox, Chairman of Morrow Sodali, outlines what topics corporates should address in order to meet increasingly demanding investor ...

18 Dec 2018

ISS AND GL PROXY VOTING GUIDELINES: 2019 UPDATES FOR COMPANY PROPOSALS (EMEA)

Morrow Sodali
In its latest Proxy Update, Morrow Sodali reviews the changes to Glass Lewis’ and ISS’ Proxy Voting Guidelines for 2019 and for the EMEA region. Institutional Shareholder ...

05 Dec 2018

ISS PROXY VOTING GUIDELINES: 2019 UPDATES (US)

Morrow Sodali
In its latest Proxy Update, Morrow Sodali reviews the changes to ISS’ Proxy Voting Guidelines for 2019, which will go into effect for meetings on or after February 1, 2019. ISS ...

16 Nov 2018

GLASS LEWIS PROXY VOTING GUIDELINES: 2019 UPDATES

Morrow Sodali
In its latest Proxy Update, Morrow Sodali reviews the changes to Glass Lewis’ Proxy Voting Guidelines for 2019, which will go into effect for meetings on or after January 1, 2019. ...

31 Oct 2018

Is variable compensation appropriate for independent directors?

Harvard Business Review
“The ability to provide an objective and increasingly specialized judgment, along with a contribution derived from a mix of skills, experience, seniority and relationships, are ...