Fund Family

MFS Funds

Overall
activism
score
15.6
Percentile
18
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What does this mean?

This funds in this fund family have voted against the recommendation of management on 15.6% of the proposals they have faced. This makes them more activist than 18% of the fund families in our database, as shown by the small blue and red plot above.

Activism Profile

Issue area Help
Activism
Score
Help
Activism
Percentile
Help
Activism
Plot
Help Directors D 3.4 22 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,1
Help Executive compensation EC 14.4 13 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,5
Help Corporate governance CG 43.9 30 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,14
Help Corporate impact CI 0.5 18 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,0
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Activism footprint: More activist fund families have larger footprints. Each corner depicts the fund family's activism percentile Help on one issue area. (More detailed explanation)

Detailed Vote Record

Activism Score Help Activism Plot Help Votes
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Help Directors

Against mgmt With mgmt Abstain
Help Director Election 3.4 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,1 261 14,485 250

Help Executive compensation

Help Management Proposals 26.0 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,9 264 793 14
Help Shareholder Proposals 2.9 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,0 19 627 7

Help Corporate governance

Help Board Independence and Performance 1.0 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,0 2 204 4
Help Voting Rules 39.3 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,11 143 221 0
Help Takeover Defenses 91.5 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,27 119 10 1

Help Corporate impact

Help Employment and Working Conditions 0.0 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,0 0 181 2
Help Environmental and Social 0.2 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,0 1 421 6
Help Political Influence and Charitable Contributions 1.3 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,0 3 218 2