AGM season review reveals that remuneration is still the topic that attracts most shareholder opposition in Europe.
New FRC guidance may affect how investors vote at UK AGMs, so boards should look to build shareholder trust by using their new powers wisely.
Auditco chairs will have their work cut out if the role increases to become more ‘outward facing’ and encompass investor relations.
Rather than push for say-on-climate votes, unhappy shareholders tend to simply vote against the reappointment of directors, research finds.
Research reveals that activist investors were busier in 2022 than in 2019—and the upward trend is likely to continue.
A recent webinar heard that say-on-climate voting is expected to rise, while ESG remains a ‘hot topic’, as does executive pay.