People Moves March 14, 2019 3:42 PM GMT
Manuel Baptista will work closely with issuers, custodians, intermediaries and institutional investors for proxy voting and corporate actions solutions.
Technology January 15, 2019 11:36 AM GMT
Several firms are looking at technologies such as blockchain and machine learning to automate and digitise the corporate actions and proxy voting process.
January 9, 2019 1:50 PM GMT
Corporate actions and proxy voting is rarely viewed as a high priority for asset managers and trading firms. But if they only knew what they were missing out on, maybe they would take a bit more notice.
Technology June 28, 2018 11:11 AM GMT
In March, Citi’s Proxymity won Global Custodian’s Innovation in Securities Services technology award for its potential to disrupt manual proxy voting processes.
Technology May 17, 2018 11:16 AM GMT
In collaboration with JP Morgan and Northern trust as the custodian banks, the pilot was conducted in March at Santander’s AGM.
Technology May 11, 2018 11:05 AM GMT
Broadridge has already completed pilot testing for a blockchian technology solution for the proxy voting and repo market.
Market Infrastructure November 22, 2017 7:00 AM GMT
Strate CSD will use Nasdaq's blockchain technology to provide electronic proxy voting services for asset managers, issuers and custodians.
Technology November 15, 2017 5:34 AM GMT
The platform uses a core algorithm to eliminate cut-off dates, ensuring investors have the maximum time to reach the AGM and cast their votes.
Custody October 19, 2017 3:10 PM GMT
Proxy voting and corporate actions was highlighted as a perfect starting point for securities services firms to implement DLT platforms.