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CalPERS

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The California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) is the largest pension fund in the United States, with $250 billion in assets ($150 billion in equities). CalPERS discloses its votes for a subset of the companies it owns.

Overall
activism
score
56.2
Percentile
90
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What does this mean?

This fund has voted against the recommendation of management on 56.2% of the proposals it has faced. This makes it more activist than 90% of the funds in our database, as shown by the small blue and red plot above.

Activism Profile

Issue area Help
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Score
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Help Directors D 7.6 60 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,2
Help Executive compensation EC 42.7 82 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,15
Help Corporate governance CG 94.8 97 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,28
Help Corporate impact CI 79.5 92 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,23
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Activism footprint: More activist funds have larger footprints. Each corner depicts the fund's activism percentile Help on one issue area. (More detailed explanation)

Detailed Vote Record

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Help Directors

Against mgmt With mgmt Abstain
Help Director Election 7.6 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,2 697 8,423 0

Help Executive compensation

Help Management Proposals 6.6 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,2 40 566 0
Help Shareholder Proposals 78.7 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,23 296 80 0

Help Corporate governance

Help Board Independence and Performance 85.4 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,25 105 18 0
Help Voting Rules 98.9 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,29 281 3 0
Help Takeover Defenses 100.0 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,30 73 0 0

Help Corporate impact

Help Employment and Working Conditions 77.5 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,23 69 20 0
Help Environmental and Social 77.8 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,23 147 42 0
Help Political Influence and Charitable Contributions 83.3 Chart?chs=85x35&cht=ls&chco=0077cc&chls=1,0,0&chm=b,e6f2fa,0,0,0|v,ff000080,0,25 150 30 0