The Shareholder Rights Directive must be transposed into EU member state national law by 3rd Sept 2020, requiring custodians and intermediaries to adhere to more stringent processing deadlines and mandatory processes such as shareholder identification.
‘Shareholder Rights Directive: Everything You Need to Know’ highlights the opportunity the regulation brings to advance transparency in corporate governance and explains the core areas of change impacting firms in the proxy voting lifecycle.
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