New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli and New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Friday said the SEC should “consider enforcement and other actions” to make fossil-fuel...
April 17, 2015 | 04:24 pm
Wynn Resorts Ltd. and Elaine Wynn, who has been battling the casino company to keep her board seat, were both handed a setback after a proxy advisory report criticized corporate governance.
April 06, 2015 | 04:30 pm
Pension funds should stop trying to save the world and reaffirm their focus on securing retirement benefits for millions of participants.
April 06, 2015
Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, is searching for an investment consultant to help the C$1 billion ($796 million) workers’...
April 01, 2015 | 03:48 pm
Philadelphia Public Employees Retirement System withdrew a shareholder proposal at Wendy's Co. after the company agreed to submit management-supported proxy access amendments to its certificate of...
April 01, 2015 | 03:42 pm
New York State Common Retirement Fund, Albany, announced Tuesday that Archer Daniels Midland agreed to adopt policies under which it will accept from suppliers only soybean and palm oil products that ...
March 31, 2015 | 03:54 pm
Shareholder activism deserves much of the credit for the bullish stock market in recent years, William A. Ackman, founder and CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management, told the more than 560...
March 31, 2015 | 02:34 pm
Nine large public pension funds asked the SEC on Tuesday to require companies to disclose more about their boards’ diversity.
March 31, 2015 | 03:32 pm
Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg proposed a series of reforms to the state's Pension Reserves Investment Management board's custom proxy-voting guidelines on Thursday.
March 26, 2015 | 01:46 pm
Some 27% of the largest U.S. companies included an executive pay-for-performance discussion in their 2014 proxy statements, down from 28% the previous year, a Towers Watson analysis released Thursday ...
March 26, 2015 | 03:25 pm
New York State Common Retirement Fund and Trillium Asset Management withdrew a shareholder proposal at eBay Inc., after the company agreed to revise its governance guidelines to include gender and...
March 26, 2015 | 02:44 pm
Some 57% of asset owners and other institutional investors surveyed believe incorporating ESG into alternative investments decision-making has a positive impact on risk-adjusted returns, said a...
March 24, 2015 | 03:29 pm
Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System is searching for a private equity investment consultant.
March 24, 2015 | 01:33 pm
New York State Common Fund withdrew a shareholder proposal it filed at United States Steel Corp. after the company agreed to disclose its political spending.
March 23, 2015 | 01:26 pm
Wespath Investment Management, the investment division of the Glenview, Ill.-based $21 billion General Board of Pension and Health Benefits of The United Methodist Church, agreed to withdraw a...