Group of investors/shareholders in glass building

25 March, 2021

UK stewardship code ‘has not changed the nature of investor engagement’

Traditional forms of company-specific engagement will not happen unless institutional investors face “mandatory legal or regulatory” demands, according to a new paper on the UK stewardship code fr...
investors, stock markets, stewardship

30 January, 2019

New stewardship code shifts emphasis to disclosures and ‘outcomes’

If you thought only companies were required to be clear about their “purpose”, think again. This morning the UK’s governance regulator has given fair warning to asset managers that they too will...

21 March, 2018

Asset owners should ‘enforce’ ongoing investor engagement

Engagement by investors should not be reserved for "intensive care" cases but involve ongoing regular dialogue with companies, and should be enforced by asset owners, according to a respected academic...
Stewardship Code, FRC website

3 August, 2017

Investors improve reporting under Stewardship Code, says FRC

A number of investors have improved their reporting of how they approach stewardship, according to the Financial Reporting Council (FRC). The reporting and governance watchdog
India, stewardship code

20 March, 2017

India to reform stewardship code

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Stephen Haddrill, FRC

14 November, 2016

FRC holds fund managers to account under Stewardship Code

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24 October, 2016

Japan’s stewardship code faces low level corporate support

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