Microsoft Corporation 

The annual proxy for this software company had the following proposals:  Proforma votes on directors, appointment of auditors, and “say-on-pay” advisory vote  Shareholder proposals on: -Employee representation on the board -Gender pay  Magni voted as follows:  For the proforma proposals. -Directors – The board has a majority of independent directors and some have CEO/CFO experience with other companies. The compensation of directors is disclosed with a meaningful portion in equity where the […]

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Cisco Systems, Inc. 

The annual proxy for this technology services company had the following proposals:  Proforma proposals on directors, appointment of auditors, and “say-on-pay” advisory vote  Shareholder proposal on independent chairman  Magni voted as follows:  For and against the proforma proposals. -For directors – The board has a majority of independent directors and some have CEO/CFO experience with other companies. The compensation of directors is disclosed with a meaningful portion in […]

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Medtronic PLC 

The annual proxy for this medical device company had the following proposals:  Proforma proposals on directors, appointment of auditors, and advisory vote on compensation  Proforma European-style proposals on share transaction authorities  Magni voted as follows  For and against proforma proposals: -For directors – The board has a majority of independent directors and some have CEO/CFO experience with other companies. The compensation of directors is disclosed with a meaningful portion in […]

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September 2019

Country Ranking Trends Magni completed a review of Saudi Arabia. The country received an upgrade for improving the transparency of its economic performance. Accurate, timely, and complete information is important so that businesses can establish market-responsive business plans. Good information reduces risk and increases capital investment. Even though Saudi Arabia has a relatively low ranking, […]

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