Globe and Mail article about Morguard Corporation’s announcement that it will add a woman to it’s Board of Directors. The announcement comes after the company received a shareholder proposal from SHARE client the B.C. Teachers’ Federation, calling on it to adopt a formal board diversity policy by December, 2017.READ FULL ARTICLE
Business News Network report on SHARE’s efforts to tackle gender diversity in the boardroom. Report includes mention of 4 shareholder proposals filed be SHARE clients at Canadian companies.READ FULL ARTICLE
Globe and Mail article on International Women’s Day includes SHARE’s efforts o tackle gender diversity in the boardroom as well as the gender pay gap.READ FULL ARTICLE
When TD Bank Financial Group holds its annual meeting in Toronto on Thursday morning March 30, close observers of proxy voting in Canada will consider the 2017 season officially under way.
Canada’s regulatory framework for human rights due diligence in global supply chains lags that of other jurisdictions, and that’s a concern for Canadian institutional investors. A new report from the Shareholder Association for Research & Education (SHARE) reviews supply chain transparency legislation…
La réglementation au Canada en matière de protection des droits humains dans les chaînes d’approvisionnement est « en retard par rapport à d’autres pays », et cela « constitue une préoccupation pour les investisseurs institutionnels canadiens, soutient un récent rapport de l’Association des actionnaires pour la recherche et l’éducation (SHARE).READ FULL ARTICLE
Globe and Mail op-ed signed by Peter Chapman, Executive Director, SHARE; Robert Walker Vice-President of ESG services and ethical funds, NEI Investments; Hervé Guez Head of Responsible Investment Research, Mirova; and Clare Payn, Head of Corporate Governance North America, Legal & General Investment Management.READ FULL ARTICLE