Our Corporate Governance activities are an integral part of our investment process and go beyond the fiduciary duty to exercise our voting rights. As fiduciary, we act independently and solely in the best interest of our client investors. We believe that good Corporate Governance is an important source of higher relative shareholder returns on equity investments in the long-term.
1. For our debt investments and related bondholder meetings, a dedicated and separate process is set up and managed by the Fixed Income Platform of Deutsche Asset Management in order to avoid any potential conflicts of interests
2. All data refers to the equity holdings of the following legal entities: Deutsche Asset Management Investment GmbH, Deutsche Asset Management International GmbH, Deutsche Asset Management S.A., Luxembourg SICAVs, Deutsche Asset Management S.G.I.I.C., S.A.
3. As at end of August 2017
4. This includes the activities of the Corporate Governance Center in Frankfurt