Jun 25
Jun 08

MTN – Business Day reports:

MTN moves towards more openness — but there’s no haste 08 JUNE 2018 - 05:06 ANN CROTTY Bishop Jo Seoka. Picture: ARNOLD PRONTO Although a hefty 32% of shareholders voted against MTN’s remuneration implementation report, only 0.001% of them participated in a teleconference called to engage with the company on the... read more →
May 29
May 16
Mar 01

Shareholders Reject Remuneration Reports

Shareholders Reject Remuneration Reports Active Shareholder recently voted against both the Policy and Implementation of the Remuneration Reports at Nampak and Reunert Annual General Meetings. Many other shareholders agreed with us and both these companies now need to engage with their shareholders in determining acceptable remuneration policies and practices. At... read more →
Feb 18

Steinhoff’s shadow falls on King codes

Theo Botha has criticised the King codes of governance around the tenure and independence of directors. Shareholder activist Theo Botha says the collapse of Steinhoff raises questions about the King codes of corporate governance, which were meant to prevent governance failures of the kind seen at Steinhoff and African Bank. He... read more →
Oct 20

Shareholder activism

Nuns tell companies to get real over virtual AGMs The Sisters of St Francis of Philadelphia, known for their work with the poor and elderly, have a new mission: tackling corporate America over online-only shareholder meetings. The 400-strong order of Catholic nuns, whose motto is “No Risk . . . No... read more →