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December 18, 2015 The Same People Who Decide CEO Compensation Also Pay Themselves Lavishly

News Max - Directors typically decide their own compensation with little shareholder review, and the money is so good they're often reluctant to relinquish their seats, according to Gary Hewitt, director of governance research at...

December 15, 2015 End of Year Executive Compensation Checklist

Source: Reuters

A checklist that outlines the actions employers should take at the end of the calendar year to ensure that their executive compensation practices comply with tax and legal requirements, and, for public company employers, stock...

December 4, 2015 Executive Compensation Alert: ISS Peer Group Update Submission Period Open

Source: JS Supra

ISS Corporate Solutions (“ISS”) has announced that it will accept updates of changes to the peer group company lists for its Say on Pay (“SOP”) voting recommendations for publicly traded companies that hold annual stockholder...

November 13, 2015 Japanese CEO pay roughly 10% that of US counterparts

Source: Asian Review

TOKYO -- Heads of Japanese corporations received compensation equal to about one-tenth of that paid to their U.S. counterparts last year, a survey by American consulting company Towers Watson revealed.

November 12, 2015 Top 100 CEOs' Retirement Savings Equals 41 Percent of US Families

News Max - "These benefits weren't originally intended to be huge wealth generators but they've become that as CEO compensation has grown to 200 to 300 times what average workers make," said Gary Hewitt, director of governance...

November 11, 2015 Study suggests executives will hesitate to restate when bonuses are at risk

Source: MarketWatch

Executives are less likely to agree to fix errors in financial statements when the bulk of their pay is incentive-based. That’s the conclusion of new research that casts doubt on the potential effectiveness of new compensation...

November 10, 2015 America's 3 Most Overpaid CEOs

Source: The Motley Fool

Skyrocketing CEO compensation is a huge and growing concern for investors -- and no wonder. In 1965, the average CEO of publicly listed companies was paid 20 times more than the average worker. Last year, it was an incredible 303...

November 9, 2015 Bonus Pay on Wall Street Is Likely to Fall, a Report Says

Source: NY Times

Even as they emerge from the post-financial-crisis haze, bankers are seeing few signs that their institutions — and their bonuses — will stage a full recovery anytime soon.

November 6, 2015 What The Gender Pay Gap Looks Like By Industry

Source: Fast Company

A new study on the gender pay gap using salary data from more than 1.4 million full-time employees from PayScale, an online crowdsourced salary database, reveals that men aren't just outearning women in male-dominated fields,...

November 5, 2015 The Executive Paycheck Myth

Source: NY Times

Pay-for-performance is the fundamental tenet of the American approach to executive compensation. While groups in Britain and Switzerland have proposed capping executive pay, investors and regulators in the United States are...

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