Rathbones' Crossman warns it will vote against or abstain at AGMs where trusts fail to meet diversity targets

Investment trusts warned on inertia over board diversity

David Brenchley
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Matt Crossman of Rathbone Investment Management
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Matt Crossman of Rathbone Investment Management

Rathbone Investment Management has warned investment companies it will vote against or abstain at AGMs where trusts fail to meet diversity targets in 2021.

Regulation in recent years has generally improved diversity on the boards of the UK's largest listed firms, with the Hampton-Alexander Review helping to ensure women account for at least a third of the...

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