proxy vote


A vote that is cast by one entity on behalf of another. In securities, shareholders often give company management the right to cast their vote at a shareholder's meeting.

Use proxy vote in a sentence

It was a proxy vote and everyone wondered if it was legal and people could vote on behalf of another one.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 7 people found this helpful.

You may need to send in a proxy vote if you will not be able to attend the real vote but want your opinion counted.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 10 people found this helpful.

Most corporations which have small individual investors or fund investors issue a letter from management so that shareholders will give a proxy vote to management during company decision making, instead of attending meetings themselves.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 2 people found this helpful.

Show more usage examples...

Browse Definitions by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
proxy fight proxy contest