TORONTO, March 5, 2020 /CNW/ - Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today announced it has filed its notice of annual meeting of common shareholders and management proxy circular for 2020 with securities regulators. The circular will be mailed to shareholders and is also available online at rbc.com/investorrelations.
The circular contains information about RBC's annual meeting, which is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 in Toronto, Ontario, including the election of directors and the appointment of the bank's auditor. It also includes a detailed description of the board's assessment of the performance of RBC named executive officers for fiscal 2019 and related compensation decisions.
Shareholders are encouraged to vote by proxy as early as possible so their shares are represented at the meeting. In addition, shareholders who don't plan on attending the meeting in person can participate and ask questions online through a live webcast at rbc.com/investorrelations.
To learn more about RBC's performance in 2019 and how we are guided by our purpose in creating value for our clients, shareholders, employees, and communities, please refer to our 2019 annual report.
Royal Bank of Canada is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance. Our success comes from the 85,000+ employees who bring our vision, values and strategy to life so we can help our clients thrive and communities prosper. As Canada's biggest bank, and one of the largest in the world based on market capitalization, we have a diversified business model with a focus on innovation and providing exceptional experiences to our 17 million clients in Canada, the U.S. and 34 other countries. Learn more at rbc.com.
We are proud to support a broad range of community initiatives through donations, community investments and employee volunteer activities. See how at rbc.com/community-social-impact.
SOURCE Royal Bank of Canada
For further information: Investor Contact: Asim Imran, Investor Relations, 416-955-7804, [email protected]; Media Contact: Gillian McArdle, Corporate Communications, 416-842-4231, [email protected]; Shareholder Contact: Shirley Boudreau, Shareholder Relations, 416-955-7806, [email protected]