Board strategy and composition can make a difference

By |2019-06-24T18:10:45+02:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

Corporate Board Member, June 2019 This past May, two boardroom battles demonstrated the importance of clear communication of the company's strategy as they fought off activist investors. Read the full [...]

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New Developments in Shareholders’ Gender Pay Gap Proposals

By |2019-04-18T19:49:26+02:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , , |

Harvard Law School Forum, March 22, 2019 We anticipate the combined forces of legislation such as U.K. gender pay reporting rules and stakeholders’ higher expectations will accelerate companies’ overall pay [...]

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Estée Lauder’s online-only annual report

By |2019-03-05T09:39:47+01:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

IR Magazine, January 28, 2019 Over the last three years, the Estée Lauder team has worked to deliver their annual report digitally to investors. This year, readers have the ability [...]

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Be creative when grabbing investors’ attention

By |2019-03-05T09:39:47+01:00January 16th, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , |

Companies seeking to increase their engagement with shareholders are turning to inventive ways of attracting their audience’s attention. To reverse a long-running trend of decreased voting participation by retail investors, [...]

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Review of 2015-2018 Proxy Voting Trends

By |2019-03-05T09:39:47+01:00December 6th, 2018|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , , , |

Harvard Law School Forum, November 26, 2018 A study by The Conference Board and Rutgers Center for Corporate Law and Governance conducted in collaboration with FactSet and ESG data mining [...]

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Getting ready for the activist at your door

By |2019-03-05T09:40:13+01:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , |

Chris Wightman, a partner and founder of CamberView Partners and formerly with Vanguard, recently shared his views with Labrador on investor-company relations, the effects of changes in ownership and shareholder [...]

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