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10 Jan 2016

Proxy Update – Proxy Access Review

After a breakout year in 2015, proxy access continues to remain center stage in 2016.  Leading the charge again on shareholder proposals is New York City C...
04 Dec 2015

Bondholder Engagement is Already Happening. Like it or Not!

For many companies, establishing an ongoing dialogue with their investors has historically been related to equity holdings. Pia Gowland, Head of Fixed Income Ad...
20 Nov 2015

Proxy Update – ISS 2016 Policy Updates

In late November, ISS released its policy updates for meetings on or after February 1, 2016.  You can review the ISS Executive Summary and the...
10 Nov 2015

The Board-Centric Annual Meeting

For 30 years shareholders have called the shots at annual meetings. Now it is time for boards to take charge.Sodalis annual Client Memo for 2016, entitled...
14 Oct 2015

Amendments to the Corporate Governance Code (Italian)

The Corporate Governance Committee of Italian listed companies approved several amendments to the Corporate Governance Code.These amendments intend to reflect d...
12 Oct 2015

Summary of the 2015 shareholder meetings season in France

What happened on the 2015 Proxy season in France, and which the 2016 outlooks are? Sodali France presents its view in a short memo talking about double voting r...