The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) continues in its change of approach on stewardship. It has voted to adopt amendments to its rules governing proxy voting advice, following proposals in November 2021.
It might be December but there is still plenty happening! Read on for more on the new ISSB Chair, ESMA taxonomy, new SEC rules and digital strategy at EIOPA.
Change is underway in the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) rules on proxy voting.
XBRL looks set to be deployed for reporting on funds stewardship in the US, facilitating access to information on how asset managers are voting at AGMs.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced its annual regulatory agenda, as included in the Spring 2021 Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions published by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.
The issue of investment stewardship is an increasingly visible one, thanks to the expansion of passive investment and expanded investor focus on ESG. It’s a topic we’re sure to explore further in the future, particularly with a view to the way that transparency can contribute to the functioning of markets in this field.