Oracle Corp. shareholders rejected the pay packages of CEO Larry Ellison and other executives, hewing to the calls by institutional investors and a proxy adviser that said their compensation is out...
October 31, 2013 | 04:24 pm
Only one in 10 compensation professionals at U.S. corporations believes CEO pay ratio disclosure will provide useful information for investors and companies, according to results of a survey by...
October 11, 2013 | 02:01 pm
A divided U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission proposed that public companies disclose how much more their chief executives earn than rank-and-file workers.
September 18, 2013 | 02:59 pm
The median compensation for CEOs fell 0.3% last year compared with a year earlier, while it rose only 1.4% for CFOs, according to a study of pay trends released Tuesday by Compensation Advisory...
August 06, 2013 | 04:19 pm
CalSTRS will vote its almost 5.3 million shares against Walt Disney Co.’s executive compensation and the re-election of Robert A. Iger, chairman and CEO, to the board.
February 14, 2013 | 03:37 pm
Nearly half of companies surveyed by Towers Watson are making changes to their executive compensation programs in 2012.
November 09, 2012 | 12:31 pm
Public companies in the U.K. would have to give shareholders binding votes on executive-pay structures every three years under a bill before Parliament.
June 20, 2012 | 12:16 pm
Canadian Pacific Railway CEO Fred Green resigned and five other directors withdrew, rendering a shareholder vote anticlimactic.
May 17, 2012 | 12:20 pm
J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. on Tuesdayannounced its executive compensation plan won the approval of 91.5% of shareholders in a non-binding annual advisory vote, up from 73% last year.
May 15, 2012 | 02:58 pm
The nation's largest corporations increased the compensation to their chief executives only slightly in 2011, despite better financial results, according to an analysis by Towers Watson.
April 16, 2012 | 03:43 pm
Shareholders who voted against CEO pay did so more because of the magnitude of total compensation than total shareholder return, according to an Institutional Shareholder Services report of voting on ...
March 13, 2012 | 03:27 pm
Walt Disney Co. shareholders voted 57% in favor of ratifying the executive compensation of the company and re-elected all directors with at least 73% of the vote, according to preliminary proxy...
March 13, 2012 | 03:53 pm
Marla Kreindler and Julie Stapel were named partners at the law firm of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius' employee benefits and executive compensation practice.
February 10, 2012 | 04:07 pm
Total annual compensation of the five top executives of Russell 3000 companies averaged $1.6 million in 2010, up 37% from 2008, according to research by ISS Corporate Services.
January 13, 2012 | 03:59 pm
New York City Retirement Systems filed shareholder proposals to strengthen the incentive pay clawback policies at Goldman Sachs Group, J.P. Morgan Chase and Morgan Stanley.