Be creative when grabbing investors’ attention

By |2019-01-16T18:34:09+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, [...]

Review of 2015-2018 Proxy Voting Trends

By |2018-12-06T17:44:23+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 [...]

Getting ready for the activist at your door

By |2018-09-04T22:54:35+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 [...]

Heads Up for the 2018 Proxy Season: BlackRock Updates its Proxy Voting Guidelines

By |2018-07-25T11:37:02+01:00February 14th, 2018|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, 02/08/2018 BlackRock recently published its updated Proxy Voting Guidelines for U.S. public companies. The guidelines are in keeping with the perspectives expressed in BlackRock’s October [...]