Companies publishing AGM transcripts online post-COVID

December 27, 2021

This list tracks the companies which have moved to best practice transparency by publishing both a transcript and full archive of the AGM webcast since COVID first struck.

Afterpay: see full 2021 AGM transcript which will be a first and last given the Square takeover.

AGL Energy:
see full 2021 transcript.

AMP: without being asked, have been publishing AGM transcripts as a matter of course since 2018. See full history. Produced this 2021 AGM transcript.

ANZ: have promised to publish a transcript for the first time in 2021.

ASX: set new ground with this 2021 transcript.

Boral: produced a first ever AGM transcript in 2020 but then ditched it in 2021. See full history of AGMs showing webcast archives started in 2015.

Brambles: see 2020 transcript, although they went backwards by not producing one in 2020.

CIMIC: read 2021 AGM transcript, which was a first.

Crown Resorts: started with this 2020 transcript and backed it up again with this 21 page transcript in 2021. They only produced their first webcast and audio archive in 2018 as this full history of AGMs demonstrates.

Domino's Pizza: produced this first ever AGM transcript in 2021.

Freedom Foods: started in 2021 with this transcript.

Kathmandu: see full transcript in 2021 lodged with ASX. Not aware of any other company which has done that.

Lend Lease: started in 2021 with this transcript.

Insurance Australia Group: have been publishing AGM transcripts since first started with this effort in 2003. See excellent back catalogue to 2000. Started webcast archiving in 2019 so looks like best practice in the market.

Mineral Resources: started in 2021 with this 26 page transcript picking up all the evangelising by billionaire CEO and founder Chris Ellison.

Mirvac: started in 2021 with this transcript of the November 18 AGM. Also see webcast of the 64 minute meeting. Questions were all held to the end and only lasted for 12 minutes. It was only Mayne and ASA asking questions.

Nine Entertainment: started in 2021 with this full transcript of proceedings. Thank you Peter Costello.

Westpac: produced their first ever full AGM transcript in 2020 but this very handy AGM archive goes back to 2000 and shows they've been producing AGM webcast archives for many years. Followed up with this 95 page transcript in 2021.

Woolworths: started in 2019 and backed it up with this 2020 AGM transcript, plus again in 2021 with this transcript.