Our voting records

A breakdown of our most recent voting records

We feel it’s important that our clients have access to our Voting Records. It is a sign of our robustness and willingness to involve key staff members of Fidelity in making important management decisions to ensure higher standards. See how we vote, below.

Voting record 1 January 2018 to 31 March 2018*

In the three months to 31 March 2018, Fidelity International gave instructions to vote as follows:

Voting record 1 October 2017 – 31 December 2017
This information is distinct from the voting record disclosed by Fidelity Management & Research Co.

Voting record 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017*

In 2017 we voted at more than 3,700 shareholder meetings, voting against management in nearly a third of cases to protect the rights of investors.

Voting record 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017
This information is distinct from the voting record disclosed by Fidelity Management & Research Co.
Summary of votes cast

Summary of votes cast

The chart below shows a summary of votes cast by Fidelity between 1 January 2017 and 31 December 2017

Summary of meetings by region

Summary of meetings by region

The chart below shows a summary of votes cast by Fidelity between 1 January 2017 and 31 December 2017

Summary of meetings by region

Summary of votes per month

The chart below shows a breakdown of the number of votes per month between 1 January 2017 and 31 December 2017

Any questions?

If you have any questions relating to the voting information set out below, please call Marian Woodward on (44) 207 074 5793 or email ESGTeam@fil.com.

* Excludes funds locally registered in France, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan.
** ‘Against Mgmt’ and ‘Abstain’ meetings are where Fidelity voted against management or abstained in respect of one or more resolutions.
*** 'Took No Action’ meetings relate principally to the General Meetings of Fidelity Funds.