Is a fiduciary obligated to vote proxies? If so, how would a firm implement a proxy voting policy? What is our proxy voting obligation on positions the client insists on owning?

We cover all of this stuff in a quick episode. Roger's firm has been voting proxies for several years now, so he has built up a decent amount of knowledge (and rage!) on the subject.

Vanguard's proxy voting policy:

Dimensional Fund Advisor's Corporate Governance Page:

Blackrock/iShares Proxy Information and Policies