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April 1, 2015 Here's How Top Female Executives End Up Getting Paid Less Than Men

Source: Bloomberg

A researcher at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and colleagues in academia are out with a new paper on gender differences in compensation for executives. They analyzed pay for chairs/chief executive officers, vice chairs,...

April 1, 2015 UBS publishes agenda for the first Annual General Meeting of UBS Group AG

Source: Business Wire

Shareholders at this year's UBS Group AG Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Basel will for the first time be able to decide on compensation for members of the Board of Directors (BoD) and Group Executive Board (GEB). In addition,...

March 30, 2015 Dodd-Frank co-author disappointed on pay votes, cites fund managers

Source: Reuters

An architect of the shareholder votes companies hold on executive compensation said he is "disappointed" they have not led to more changes, noting that wealthy mutual fund company leaders make weak overseers of CEO pay.

March 27, 2015 Executive Job Hopping Boosts Pay for Ex-Colleagues

Source: CFO

According to a new study published in Journal of Accounting and Economics, companies “dramatically” raise pay for their remaining executives after losing executives in a job-hopping event, the idea being to discourage others from...

March 27, 2015 Google CFO Porat To Get $70 Million In 2 Years

Source: Huff Post

Google Inc said it would pay its new Chief Financial Officer, Ruth Porat, more than $70 million in the next two years through a combination of restricted stock units and a biennial grant.

March 25, 2015 Verizon down in 2014 but execs way up

Source: CRC Wireless

Despite a down year financially, Verizon Communications’ executive compensation packages increased in 2014. According to a proxy filing, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam pocketed $18.3 million in total compensation last year, including...

March 23, 2015 Can You Guess Which Automaker's CEO Is the Most Overpaid' (Hint: It's Not GM)

The Motley Fool - Deep pockets to fill In its recent survey "The 100 Most Overpaid CEOs," shareholder activist group îAs You Sowî sought to quantify the disparity of compensation practices at companies in the S&P...

March 13, 2015 Coke CEO gets $18.1M after company fails to meet targets

Source: Sun Herald

NEW YORK -- Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent was given a pay package worth $18.1 million last year after the world's biggest beverage company failed to meet its own growth targets. Read more here:...

March 9, 2015 Independent Sector Should Stop Pushing Self-Regulation

Source: Huff Post

Last month Independent Sector, the coalition of big foundations and nonprofits, held a major event on Capitol Hill calling attention to newly updated guidelines on accountability it hopes every nonprofit will follow.

February 27, 2015 Investor Seeks to Link Exec Pay to Worker Engagement

Source: CFO Magazine

Connecticut’s state pension fund leader has proposed linking a portion of Wal-Mart Stores’ executive compensation to a measure of “employee engagement,” Reuters reports.

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