Morningstar acquires Fund Votes


    At the end of September, Morningstar acquired Fund Votes Research Ltd, which, since 2007, has provided mutual fund and ETF proxy voting data on company resolutions and shareholder proposals, including environmental, social, and governance topics. Fund Votes’ founder, Jackie Cook, a longtime expert on proxy voting, has joined Morningstar and through her research and thought leadership will be helping investors better understand this information.