The Role of Institutional Investors in Promoting Good Corporate Governance
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The Role of Institutional Investors in Promoting Good Corporate Governance

This report presents the results of the second thematic peer review based on the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance. The report is focused on the role of institutional investors in promoting good corporate governance practices including the incentives they face to promote such outcomes. It covers 26 different jurisdictions, including in-depth reviews of Australia, Chile and Germany.

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25 Nov 2011
DOI: 
10.1787/9789264128750-en
 
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111–129
DOI: 
10.1787/9789264128750-7-en

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This chapter on Germany describes the structure of institutional investors both domestic and foreign. It then outlines shareholder rights and how institutional investors make use of such rights, including via voting, and to monitor their investee countries. The regulatory framework under which they operate is outlined and a study reported on shareholder turnout at annual meetings of German companies.
 
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