Sullivan & Cromwell Discusses ISS’ 2018 Governance Principles Survey Results

On September 18, 2018, Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) released the results of the first half of its Annual Policy Survey.  The Annual Policy Survey is designed to gather feedback from stakeholders, including institutional investors, companies, corporate directors and other market constituents, to provide ISS guidance on where to set policy in emerging or shifting corporate governance and compensation areas.

As in 2017, this year’s survey has been conducted in two parts. The recently released results are from the high-level ISS Governance Principles Survey. The results for the second part of the survey, the ISS Policy Application Survey, containing more … Read more