At AB, we share a collective mission to be the most trusted investment firm in the world,
clients, employees, communities and future generations responsibly.
We foster an engaging, inclusive and diverse workplace, and give back to the communities we operate
infused the Principles of Responsible Investing into our investment process, and we ensure that our
operations are sustainable.
Staying ahead of tomorrow requires that we build a diverse and inclusive workforce, engage with our
communities, and ensure the sustainability of our operations, which in turn allows us to serve
Every decision we make is guided by our shared values which lie at the heart of our commitment to
We are tenacious in attaining our goals and persevering through challenges.
We share resources and insights and work together to find the best solutions.
We think creatively, question convention and solve problems to get results.
We take personal responsibility for setting and achieving firm wide and individual
As an investment adviser, we are shareholder advocates and have a fiduciary duty to make
decisions that are in our clients’ best interests by maximizing the value of their shares. Proxy
an integral part of this process, through which we support strong corporate governance
shareholder rights, and transparency.
This Proxy Voting and Governance Policy (“Proxy Voting and Governance Policy” or “Policy”), which
our policies for proxy voting and includes a wide range of issues that often appear on proxies,
all of AB’s investment management subsidiaries and investment services groups investing on
behalf of clients
globally. It is intended for use by those involved in the proxy voting decision-making process
responsible for the administration of proxy voting (“Proxy Managers”), in order to ensure that
voting policies and procedures are implemented consistently.
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reliance on this information.
Any performance information provided on this website is for guidance only. Past performance is not a guarantee
of future performance.