Tag: Corporate Governance

McDonald’s shareholders reelect board members despite criticism over ex-CEO’s firing

Chris Kempczinski, McDonald’s, speaks during a press conference in New York, November 17, 2016. Shannon Stapleton | Reuters McDonald’s shareholders, based on preliminary results, approved reelecting all of the company’s board members during its annual meeting. McDonald’s stock was recently up more than 1% on Thursday. The fast-food giant was facing criticism from some investors […]

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Sustainable investing is not new to China — but complying to a formal framework is, says CEO

Asset managers in China are no strangers to sustainable investing — but doing so in a way that fits into formal social responsibility frameworks is still “relatively new,” said the chief executive of a Chinese financial services company. ESG — or environmental, social and governance — refers to a set of criteria used to measure a company’s performance in areas […]

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