Council of Institutional Investors

CII Correspondence and Testimony

Generally excluded from this page are letters to individual companies urging the implementation of majority-supported shareholder proposals, inquiring about the status of “zombie” directors (those who remain on the board after having failed to obtain majority support), and/or seeking a majority standard for uncontested director elections. Please contact us for copies of those letters. For correspondence prior to 2021 please click here.
 

June 14, 2021 CII letter to Speaker and Minority Leader regarding amendment to H.R. 1187
June 11, 2021 ClI letter to SEC on climate change disclosures
June 10, 2021 Prepared Written Remarks to SEC IAC on Rule 10b5-1
June 2, 2021 CII letter to SEC on finalizing universal proxies for contested elections
May 27, 2021 CII letter to SEC on Nasdaq proposal relating to PCAOB inspections
May 26, 2021 CII letter to TSY/AU on proxy advice
May 26, 2021 CII letter to DOL on ESG & proxy rules
May 5, 2021 CII letter to SEC on Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act Disclosure
April 27, 2021 CII letter to Chairman and Ranking Member of Banking Committee on S.J. Res. 16.
April 22, 2021 CII letter to SEC Chair
Attachment: CII letter to SEC on agenda
April 22, 2021 CII letter to SEC on agenda
April 22, 2021 CII letter to Chair and Ranking Member of Committee on Financial Services on H.R. 1277
April 1, 2021 CII letter to SEC on Nasdaq diversity proposal
March 25, 2021 CII letter to SEC on Nasdaq proposal relating to SPACs
March 18, 2021 CII letter to Senate Banking Committee supporting the SEC as Investor Advocate Act of 2021
Attachment: draft of the SEC as Investor Advocate Act of 2021
March 18, 2021 CII letter to SEC on Rule 144
Feb. 25, 2021 CII letter to SEC on NYSE proposal relating to SPACs
Feb. 18, 2021 CII letter to SEC on Nasdaq proposal relating to restrictive market companies
Feb. 17, 2021 CII letter to UK Treasury on dual-class share structures
Feb. 1, 2021 CII letter to FTC on premerger notification proposal
Jan. 13, 2021 CII letter to SEC on Nasdaq proposal relating to direct listings 
Jan. 7, 2021 CII letter to SEC on Nasdaq proposal relating to SPACs