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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Labrador’s 2017 proxy benchmark: and the best practices are…

By |2019-03-05T09:40:49+01:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: Articles|Tags: , |

Rising shareholder activity on sustainability issues and heightened interest in board diversity are increasingly reflected in the proxy statements of major companies. This is among key trends we observed in [...]

Preliminary Planning for the 2018 Proxy Season

By |2019-03-05T09:40:49+01:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

Dodd-Frank.com, 08/29/2017 Dodd-Frank.com prepared a list of important considerations for the 2018 proxy season. Among these are of course the pay ratio, revenue recognition and more… continue reading for the [...]

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How to get out of the “penalty box” on executive pay?

By |2019-03-05T09:42:06+01:00June 1st, 2016|Categories: News Watch|Tags: |

High pay for top corporate officers has always been a source of concern for investors in the US, especially during annual meeting season. In an article from the Wall Street Journal, Joann [...]

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A look back on shareholder proposals from 2015

By |2019-03-05T09:42:22+01:00February 17th, 2016|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

In 2015, 333 shareholder proposals went to vote, representing an increase of almost 34% over 2014. 72 of these were proxy access proposals in the S&P 1500, which is just one [...]

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What the experts are saying

By |2019-03-05T09:42:23+01:00February 4th, 2016|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , |

An interview with Michaël Herskovich, Head of Governance at BNP Paribas Investment Partners Labrador: how can companies better prepare their annual meetings? Michaël Herskovich: We ask companies to prepare annual [...]

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