This report reviews State Street Global Advisors’ stewardship activities, including related efforts in the Asia Pacific region with a focus on the Australian proxy voting season, case studies of our social stewardship activities, and an overview of executive remuneration and succession planning. It also outlines thematic stewardship priorities for 2023.
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