Highlights include Jay Clayton sworn in as SEC Chair; BlackRock reports on Q1 Stewardship activity; Board cyber practices survey indicates opportunities for improvement; and SEC Chief Accountant’s remarks on other reporting.
Highlights include updates to the Financial Choice Act; SEC Chief Accountant’s audit committee remarks; proxy access growth; and the CAQ’s new auditor assessment tool.
SEC Chair nominee advances to Senate vote; NYC Pension Funds set sights on companies with virtual-only meetings; a NYC panel explores director responsibilities related to recent cyber regulation; and more headline the April 18, 2017 newsletter.
Highlights include the UK’s move to trigger Brexit; SEC chair nominee Clayton’s confirmation hearing; and investors’ concerns about delaying the pay ratio rule.
Highlights include State Street’s announcement on gender diversity on boards, BlackRock’s 2017-2018 engagement priorities, investor engagement and unequal voting rights.