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In 2012, 130 S&P 500 companies received a year-over-year change in SOP support of over 10 percentage points. In 2013, there were 107 companies. In 2014, there were 90.

During the 2013 proxy season, 466 S&P 500 companies reported say on pay results. 460 companies (98.71%) reported received majority support, averaging 91.84% support with a median of 95.49%.

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US's Largest Asset Managers Convene "Secret" Corporate Governance Summit

February 5, 2016 [Center News Story]

This week, a coalition of the US's largest institutional investors led by JP Morgan CEO …

SEC Staff to Allow Shareholder Proposals Which Give Preference to Buybacks Over Dividends

February 5, 2016 [Center News Story]

Continuing a trend of narrowing the scenarios in which companies can exclude …

In Annual Letter, BlackRock CEO Urges Companies to Align Metrics, Talent With Long-Term Strategy

February 5, 2016 [Center News Story]

This week, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink sent letters to CEOs of all S&P 500 companies and …

Yahoo! Shareholders Given Green Light to Investigate 2014 Firing, $60M Severance Deal of Ex-COO

February 5, 2016 [Center News Story]

More than two years after Yahoo! made national headlines for giving a $60 million …

Fixed Pay Up, Variable Pay Down for Financial Institutions in 2015, Says Study

February 5, 2016 [Center News Story]

Although total pay for global financial institutions remained generally static in 2015, …

SEC Chair Declares Intent to Finalize Dodd-Frank Exec Comp Rules in 2016, Focus on Board Governance Issues

January 29, 2016 [Center News Story]

This week, SEC Chair Mary Jo White stated that the agency intends to complete the remaining …