The Stewardship in Action podcast series features State Street strategists, portfolio managers and stewardship team leaders. Collectively they explain how stewardship creates long-term value for shareholders; they bring to life the ways in which stewardship insights are incorporated into investment decisions, governance themes, and more. 


Choose from the podcasts below to explore stewardship insights at State Street Global Advisors. 

Lynn Blake, Chief Investment Officer for Global Equity Beta Solutions shares stories and examples from across the firm about the impact stewardship has on long-term value creation. 


Stewardship in Action

Ben Colton and Mike Younis unpack our climate stewardship framework and explain how it drives corporate engagement, proxy voting, thought leadership and company guidance, and policy and regulatory work. 


Climate Risk and the Stewardship Framework

Rob Walker, Philip Vernardis and Mike Younis review our voting record from the most recent proxy season, focusing on performance against the biggest themes that were set last year and pointing to our themes for the year ahead.


Proxy Season Review, and What’s Next

Lynn Blake, Ben Colton, and Holly Fetter discuss State Street Global Advisors' stewardship expectations regarding racial, ethnic, and gender diversity of companies in our investment portfolios.


Diversity Strategy, Goals & Disclosure: Our Expectations for Public Companies

Toby Warburton and Rob Walker discuss the role that asset stewardship activities can play in active quantity management.


Delivering Value through Stewardship and Active Management

Matt DiGuiseppe discusses the risks and opportunities related to executive compensation and the elevated scrutiny plans are under due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Executive Compensation in the Age of COVID