To ensure an optimal and secure experience, please upgrade to the latest version of your browser.
The board of BNY Mellon ETF Trust generally has delegated the authority to vote proxies of companies held in a fund's portfolio to either BNY Mellon ETF Investment Adviser, LLC ("BNYM ETF Adviser") or the fund's sub-investment adviser ("Sub-Adviser"), as described below. In addition, for each fund, the board has adopted proxy voting procedures pursuant to which proxies of companies held in a fund's portfolio will be voted. The proxy voting procedures adopted for a fund are the procedures of: (i) the primary employer of the fund's portfolio managers ("Primary Employer") or (ii) the Sub-Adviser (collectively, "Firms"), as described below. Please consult a fund's Statement of Additional Information for details concerning the applicable Firm's proxy voting policies and procedures.
|Funds||Entity with Discretionary Proxy Voting Responsibility||Firm Proxy Voting Procedures Adopted|
|Directly-Advised Funds1||BNYM ETF Adviser||Primary Employer|
Information regarding how proxies for the funds were voted during the most recent 12-month period ended June 30th is available on BNY Mellon's website, by the following August 31st, at www.bnymellonim.com and on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov on a fund's Form N-PX.
1"Directly-Advised Funds" are funds that are advised by BNYM ETF Adviser, without the assistance of an engaged Sub-Adviser.
BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and may also be used as a generic term to reference the Corporation as a whole or its various subsidiaries generally. BNY Mellon ETF Investment Adviser, Inc. is a company of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation.