Policies & disclosures

This section includes a number of our policies and disclosures related to investment management services offered by the Federated Hermes Limited (FHL). These are also applicable to Federated Hermes Japan Ltd.

Documents in English language unless specified otherwise.


EOS at Federated Hermes (“EOS”) provides proxy advisor services. EOS is supportive towards the Best Practice Principles for Shareholder Voting Research & Analysis. Click here to view its March 2022 Compliance Statement.


EMIR: On 29 April 2024 the new EMIR reporting standards first come into effect for Europe.​ European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a final report on guidelines for reporting under EMIR in December 2022. The guidelines aim to further enhance the harmonisation and standardisation of reporting under EMIR.​ This requires many new data fields and mandatory use of XML format.