2016 Report


Proxy Preview 2016 — the 12th anniversary edition of the insider’s guide to social and environmental shareholder proposals — is now available for download!

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This free publication is the #1 resource for shareholders looking to align their values and investments.

Read our press statement: Record Number of Climate and Corporate Political Spending Resolutions Dominate 2016 Shareholder Votes

Proxy Preview provides the most comprehensive data on more than 300 resolutions—including corporate political spending, climate change, energy, human rights, diversity, sustainability, and much more.

More than 30 guest authors provide analysis and expert insight to help you navigate the issues and successfully vote your shares.

Proxy Preview 2016 offers:

  • An overview of the 370 environmental, social and sustainable governance resolutions filed this year
  • In-depth analysis of the resolutions by co-author Heidi Welsh Executive Director of Sustainable Investments Institute (Si2)
  • A user-friendly index of all companies with upcoming social and environmental proxy votes this season
  • Background and resources on shareholder proposals and advocacy by 32 proponents curated and edited by co-author Michael Passoff CEO of Proxy Impact (PI)
  • Insights on key proposals and proxy voting from Lisa Woll (CEO, US SIF), Michael Garland (Executive Director for Corporate Governance, New York City Office of the Comptroller), Tim Smith, (Director of ESG Shareowner Engagement, Walden Asset Management), As You Sow, Ceres, the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, Center for Political Accountability, Office of the New York State Comptroller, Trillium Asset Management, Calvert Investments, AFSCME, and more
  • A re-cap of the 2015 proxy season
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    Find older editions of Proxy Preview at AsYouSow.org