Asset managers told to disclose engagement policies to pension funds

James Phillips
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The rules come into force on 10 June
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The rules come into force on 10 June

Asset managers must begin publishing engagement policies for investee companies in a bid to improve stewardship, transparency, and stakeholder relationships.

The final plans revealed by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) today (31 May), are also aimed at addressing "short termism and insufficient engagement by shareholders" with the asset management industry....

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