CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 26, 2017--
Bank of America Corporation today announced preliminary results of
matters voted upon during the company’s 2017 annual meeting of
Elected the 14 board of director nominees (preliminary percentages
Approved the “Say on Pay” executive compensation resolution with
approximately 96 percent of the vote cast in favor.
Approved the “Say on Frequency” resolution with approximately 89
percent of the vote cast in favor of annual future advisory votes on
Ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the
company’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2017 with
approximately 99 percent of the votes cast in favor.
Further, stockholders did not approve any of the stockholder proposals,
Approximately 6 percent of the vote cast in favor of a proposal that
the board amend the company’s general clawback policy.
Approximately 3 percent of the vote cast in favor of a proposal that
the board analyze divestiture of non-core assets.
Approximately 33 percent of the vote cast in favor of the proposal
that the board amend governing documents to require the chair,
whenever possible, to be an independent member of the board.
Approximately 15 percent of the vote cast in favor of a proposal that
the board prepare a gender pay gap report.
The approximate percentage of votes cast in favor of each director:
Sharon L. Allen: 99 percent
Susan S. Bies: 99 percent
Jack O. Bovender, Jr.: 98 percent
Frank P. Bramble, Sr.: 99 percent
Pierre J.P. de Weck: 99 percent
Arnold W. Donald: 90 percent
Linda P. Hudson: 99 percent
Monica C. Lozano: 99 percent
Thomas J. May: 97 percent
Brian T. Moynihan: 97 percent
Lionel L. Nowell, III: 99 percent
Michael D. White: 99 percent
Thomas D. Woods: 99 percent
R. David Yost: 99 percent
Results are considered preliminary, with final figures reported on a
Form 8-K to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Bank of America
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Lee McEntire, Bank of America, 1.980.388.6780
Lawrence Grayson, Bank of America, 1.704.995.5825