As an editorial in the Wall Street Journal by our own Jim Copland notes, the ballot advice of the profitable—and government-privileged—Institutional Shareholder Services often clashes with the desires of the average diversified investor.
"Politicized Proxy Advisers vs. Individual Investors"
- New Proxy Monitor Report/Lucian Bebchuk Responds to Wachtell Lipton on Hedge Fund Activism.
- Proxy Monitor Finding 2: Dimon vote looms
- New Podcast: Early tracking of shareholder activism in 2013
- New Report: Political Spending, Say on Pay, and Other Key Issues to Watch in the 2013 Proxy Season
- Bloomberg TV covers shareholder activism
- Public Citizen and social investors peddling falsehoods
- David Larcker on union activism
- New Podcast: Proxy Monitor 2012
- Shareholder activism: James Copland on 'This Week in the Boardroom'
- CLP Director James Copland in the Washington Examiner
- New Podcast: Season-end report for the 2012 proxy season
- The increasing influence of activist shareholders
- Manhattan Institute releases its Season-End Report for the 2012 Proxy Season
- James Copland: Don't believe the hype about corporate political spending