Key Insights into the 2016 Proxy Season

Episode Summary

Every year PwC and Broadridge conduct a study featuring public company proxies and the trends associated with who votes and how voting results impact boards. The highlights of the study are published in a co-authored newsletter titled Proxy Pulse.

Paul DeNicola, Managing Director of PwC’s Governance Insights Center, takes a look at the highlights of the 2015 proxy research including share ownership, proxy voting rates and characteristics, and shareholders’ director support statistics. Looking ahead at the 2016 proxy season, DeNicola discusses his predictions surrounding shareholder activism and board composition.

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