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Hargreaves Lansdown - Proxy Report - 11/10/2018

Item 3: Approve the Remuneration Report

Although the quantum is not considered excessive, the structure is not satisfactory and alignment with performance has not been demonstrated. Performance pay does not have a long term orientation.

Item 18: Approve political donations

The amount requested exceeds the standard market authority and ECGS guidelines.

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