UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust
UAW Trust Proxy Voting Summary | 2016 Calendar Year
The purpose of this voting summary information is to provide a snapshot of the UAW Retiree Medical Benefit Trust’s proxy voting results for the 2016 calendar year.

The data below reflects votes cast at meetings held from January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016 at the Trust’s portfolio companies.

Past Summaries (click to download):
- 2015 Proxy Voting Summary

2016 Voting Summary

  • The UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust received proxy ballots for 6,896 distinct company meetings with 71,894 voteable proposals.
  • Of these, we voted 70,570 proposals (98.2%) at 6,896 company meetings.

* Please note: Consistent with fiduciary obligations under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, there are circumstances in which the Trust may choose not to vote a proposal item or a meeting if the costs of voting exceed the expected economic benefits.

Matters Voted Upon

The following statistics relate to proposals that were voted:
  • Excluding routine/business matters, board directors-related (61%) and compensation (10%) were the most common matters voted upon.
  • Shareholder proposals represented 2% of all proposals voted by the Trust

Support for Management & Shareholder Proposals

Management Proposals

Shareholder Proposals

You may request annual statistical summaries of all votes cast by the Trust, broken out by proposal category, for your personal use. To receive an electronic copy of a report, please send your request to
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