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MSCI GMI Ratings

Description: Corporate governance, board and compensation information.

GMI Ratings, formerly listed as Corporate Library, offers annual historical data captures for each proxy year beginning in 2001. Information includes:

  • Corporate Board Structure and Independence
  • Director Positions and Committee Assignments
  • Executive Compensation
  • Director Compensation
  • Audit Fees
  • Corporate Ownership
  • Takeover Defenses

Where can I find information on public companies that have instituted takeover defenses?

Content Type: Company Information, Biographies, WRDS

Subject: Companies, Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation


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  • Harvard University faculty, graduate students (including MBA students) and researchers can request a WRDS account
  • HU undergraduates may use WRDS in the Financial Databases Room.

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