Category: Shareholder Advocacy

Advocacy & Impact – Q1 2024

By Kaitlyn Mitchell Coming Soon: Proxy Season 2024 In March, As You Sow published their highly anticipated 2024 Proxy Preview, offering an extensive overview of what lies ahead in the upcoming proxy season. This comprehensive report delves into the latest trends and developments in shareholder activism and corporate governance, providing invaluable insights for investors, advocates, […]

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Majority Vote Leads to Enhanced Lobbying Disclosure at Travelers Insurance

After a majority of shareholders voted in favor of First Affirmative’s lobbying disclosure proposal at the 2022 annual shareholder meeting, Travelers responded to our 2023 proposal by agreeing to disclose lobbying expenditures for all trade associations where company dues exceeds $25,000 annually.   This disclosure commitment is the end of a seven-year ongoing engagement with Travelers. […]

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Advocacy & Impact – January 2022

2021 Annual Engagement Review Engagement Overview Click Here to View PDF First Affirmative’s proxy voting record continues to reflect our steadfast support for a just, sustainable economy, but the big news in proxy voting for 2021 is what other investors are doing! Investor support for key environmental, social, and governance (ESG) proposals has been slowly […]

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