Oppenheimer & Co has signed a new multi-year agreement and commenced live operations with Broadridge’s global proxy services to support its clients’ international assets in over 70 markets.
The new agreement enables Oppenheimer’s institutional and branch clients to receive and vote proxy notifications for international securities through Broadridge’s web-based ProxyEdge service. The service includes a fully automated, multi-language electronic solution supporting straight-through processing (STP) from account collection and agenda distribution through vote processing.
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