Answered By: Lippincott Library
Last Updated: Feb 22, 2019     Views: 441

Use Thomson ONE.

  • To find proxy campaigns against a specific company, search by company name or ticker in the top left corner.
  • Then, using the Company Views menu, click on Corporate Governance, then Shareholder Activism.
  • To find aggregate data on proxy fights as well as to browse through a list of all campaigns back to 2000, use the Market Views menu on the left.
  • Then, click on Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism.

For information on proxy fights come to the Lippincott Library and use SDC Platinum or Factset.

SDC Platinum:

  • Choose the Corporate Governance tab and select Proxy Fights.


  • Type shark repellent in the search bar at the top of the page to navigate to the subset interface. 
  • Click the Activism (SharkWatch) Tab at the top of the page, and then click search tab underneath it.
  • Enter desired search criteria and click execute.
  • Click on the Company View tab.

For news on specific proxy fights use Dow Jones Factiva.

  • Scroll over Search in the top toolbar, then click on Search Builder.
  • Enter key terms of interest in the Free Text box (e.g.,  apple AND "proxy fight").