Long-term incentives often include an element based on "relative total shareholder return" that seems sound in principle, but doesn’t work in…
While their companies would benefit big time, many CFOs will likely experience an increase in their annual income tax liabilities.
Financial incentives for key employees of acquired companies are having a bigger impact these days.
The company sought higher pay from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the acting finance chief and his boss.
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A year after the fake-accounts scandal broke, here's a look at how companies can avoid negative fallout from sales incentive compensation programs.
A new innovation, a "protection fund," gives executives with highly appreciated shares a low-cost way to protect their gains.
Despite new guidance on how to calculate the ratio, questions as to the rule's usefulness persist.
The move to block additional wage data reporting requirements is "an all-out attack on equal pay," a women's rights advocate says.
A "total return swap" isn't a common way to hedge the volatility of non-qualified deferred compensation (NQDC) plans, but it's the most effective…