This is a brief description of votes cast by Lothian Pension Fund and Lothian Buses Pension Fund for the portfolios where Hermes Equity Ownership Services (EOS) provide advice and analysis. Underlying this summary information is a substantial amount of work by EOS, which has contacted many companies during this period in order to address and resolve concerns.
Lothian Pension Fund and Lothian Buses Pension Fund will always support the recommendations of a company's board unless it has a good reason not to do so. All voting decisions are taken in the best interests of the Trust's beneficiaries as long term shareowners.
Voting Summary Q3 2018
Voting Disclosure Q3 2018