Proxy Voting Service Product Description

20.03.2012

Clearstream Banking’s Proxy Voting Service covers all Clearstream proxy voting markets and eligible instrument types, including Eurobonds and investment funds shares, together with Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS).

The extended service is designed to support domestic and cross-border shareholders in their governance rights and to help facilitate active ownership to meet corporate governance guidelines, such as the EU Shareholders Rights Directive.

Clearstream’s solution with ISS is designed to remove friction for customers. Standardised, timely, accurate information, actively procured by ISS, and features such as power of attorney management, standing instructions per market and customised alerts enable customers to exercise their voting rights in a way that is simple, quick and efficient.