Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® helps investors integrate governance into their investment decision and identify governance risks and opportunities within their portfolio.
Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® Service rates European issuers through the analysis of four main themes :
Each theme is rated taking into account several comprehensive sub-categories.
Our unique two-step process to achieve each rating includes a first step quantitative valuation and a second step qualitative filter. Indeed, our process is supported by a network of local experts that have a deep knowledge of each local market best practices (from both customs and regulatory points of views).
If you are interested in the Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ®, please contact directly Proxinvest ( or +33(0)1 45 51 50 43).
ABN AMRO Group NV is a Netherlands-based financial institution engaged in the provision of banking products and services. The Company's activities are organized into four segments: Retail Banking, offering a range of banking and insurance products and services through branch and online network, contact centers and subsidiaries, serving retail and preferred banking clients, as well as small and medium enterprises (SMEs); Private Banking, providing global wealth management solutions, as well as custom financial products and services; Corporate Banking, delivering products to commercial customers, real estate investors, financial institutions, and entities involved in Diamond & Jewellery and Energy, Commodities & Transportation (ECT) areas, among others, as well as providing products and services related to capital markets, including clearing; and Group Functions, comprising corporate menegement operations. The Company operates in Europe, North America, South America, Australia and Asia.
Founded in 1995, Proxinvest is an independent proxy firm supporting the engagement and proxy analysis processes of investors. Proxinvest mission is to analyse corporate governance practices and resolutions proposed at general meetings of listed firms.
Proxinvest main services are :
Proxinvest has been a pioneer and champion of good corporate governance and has grown into a recognised expert in the field.
Proxinvest is independently-owned and only works for investors : Proxinvest does not provide consulting services to the companies it covers, mitigating related risks to its clients and ensuring the independence of our analysis. As a result Proxinvest is able to take a robust, independent, engaged and unconflicted view of the companies in which our clients invest.
As Managing Partner of Expert Corprate Governance Service Ltd (ECGS), Proxinvest has built a large network of corporate governance experts to support clients in corporate governance analysis worldwide.
Following its IPO in 2015, ABN Amro has witnessed a gradual improvement in its profitability and fundamentals, resulting in a more efficient and leaner bank. Thanks to healthy internal capital generation in recent years, ABN Amro operates with what we view as a healthy capital ratio, which will enable the bank to absorb any inflation arising from possible risk-weighted inflation, IFRS 9 changes, and the ongoing lower/negative interest-rate environment, which has been persistent. With close to 80% of its income originating from the Netherlands, ABN Amro is a Dutch play with a big chunk of its i...
Over the past days a consortium of investigative newspapers, online portals, and television programs revealed a web of money laundering activities flowing through the European banking system, which lay bare a different scale and urgency of the problem of anti-money laundering controls within most banks as well as regulators than previously acknowledged. Of the banks named thus far to be involved we cover Danske, Nordea, Swedbank, Raiffeisen, Erste, RBS (acquired the unit in question from ABN in ...
Proxinvest attire l’attention des actionnaires sur les points suivants : Tout d’abord les rémunérations attribuées au titre de 2018, résolutions Ex Post, rencontrons des recommandations négatives du fait que la société ne communiquent pas les taux d’atteintes de chacun des critères de performance pour la rémunération variable. Concernant les politiques de rémunération, Proxinvest recommande l’approbation des politiques du fait de l’amélioration en termes de transparence et l’inclusion d’un critère lié au RSE.
Rémunérations : La société communique très précisément la nature des critères quantitatifs non financiers, mais elle ne communique ni leurs poids individuels, ni les objectifs qui devaient être atteints, ce qui ne permet pas aux actionnaires d’estimer si les montants attribués au titre de cette part sont bien alignés sur les performances réalisées, et ce alors même que cette part pèse pour 42% du bonus du Directeur Général. Par ailleurs, l’un des critères de performance des actions de performance permet l’acquisition en cas de sous-performance du critère, ce qui n’est pas une pratique acceptab...
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