Stephanie Neely, Chicago city treasurer, announced Monday she will not run for re-election in early 2015.
October 20, 2014 | 05:24 pm
Median director total compensation rose 6% to $239,918 in 2013, said a Towers Watson report released Wednesday that studied 474 publicly traded companies in the Fortune 500.
September 24, 2014 | 04:14 pm
Council of Institutional Investors, Washington, is calling for more disclosure of the self-evaluation process carried out by corporate boards of directors.
September 05, 2014 | 12:48 pm
Governance remains one of the thorniest issues facing defined benefit plan executives
June 24, 2014 | 04:42 pm
Nabors Industries Ltd. shareholders, bolstered by major pension funds, voted in the majority against the re-election of three directors, but the rest of the company's board voted unanimously to keep...
June 06, 2014 | 12:39 pm
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. shareholders approved the compensation of C. Douglas McMillon, president and CEO, and five other top executives and elected all nominees for director, despite opposition from...
June 06, 2014 | 03:01 pm
CalPERS' proposal at Nabors Industries calling for the company to change its proxy-voting counting to treat broker non-votes as having no impact won majority support from shareholders.
June 04, 2014 | 04:23 pm
McDonald's Corp. shareholders on Thursday voted to ratify the compensation of Donald Thompson, president and CEO, and four other top executives by a 93.5% vote, despite opposition by CalPERS.
May 22, 2014 | 03:09 pm
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. shareholders Friday voted 83% to ratify the pay package of Lloyd C. Blankfein, chairman and CEO, and four other top executives, according to a statement from the company...
May 16, 2014 | 01:42 pm
May 13, 2014 | 11:31 am
Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York, expects to file a proposal at Oracle Corp., calling for proxy access permitting shareholders the use of corporate proxy materials to nominate directors.
May 12, 2014 | 03:37 pm
Ford Motor Co. shareholders Thursday voted 75.2% of shares to ratify the compensation package of Alan Mulally, president and CEO, and other senior executives at the company despite opposition from...
May 08, 2014 | 03:40 pm
Bank of America Corp. shareholders Wednesday approved the election of all nominees for director, its executive compensation and rehiring of its auditing firm, while rejecting all shareholder...
May 07, 2014 | 03:54 pm
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. faces opposition to the re-election of directors from CalSTRS, Florida State Board of Administration and Trillium Asset Management, according to their proxy voting disclosures.
May 02, 2014 | 04:21 pm
Duke Energy Corp. shareholders Thursday elected all nominees for directors, despite opposition to some of them by North Carolina Retirement Systems, CalPERS, CalSTRS, Canada Pension Plan Investment...