Contacts

If public company issuers or their senior management have questions concerning the proxy voting guidelines that are implemented on behalf of our Member Firm investment management clients, please feel free to contact our offices as detailed below.

Christina Maguire | +1 617 248 4615 | Send an email

Jacqueline Condron | +1 617 248 4659 | Send an email

For questions concerning the BNY Mellon Funds, please contact your BNY Mellon Wealth Management account portfolio manager.

If you are looking for the proxy voting results from the Annual Meeting of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation Stockholders, please visit the BNY Mellon Corporate Governance website.

Introduction

The BNY Mellon Proxy Voting and Governance Committee


 

Philosophy

The Committee seeks to vote on proxies of non-U.S. companies through application of the Voting Guidelines.

 

Voting Guidelines

The Committee seeks to make proxy voting decisions that are in the best interest of the clients of its Member Firms.
 

Summaries

Summaries of how the BNY Mellon Voting and Governance Policy Committee (the "Committee") generally views certain matters that are brought before the Committee.
 

Process

The Committee has retained the services of two independent proxy advisors ("Proxy Advisors") to provide the Committee with comprehensive research, analysis and voting recommendations.
 

Managing Conflicts

It is the policy of the Committee to make proxy voting decisions that are solely in the best long-term economic interests of the clients of its Member Firms.

 

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