Prepare for This Pay-for-Performance Measure
ISS is adopting a metric that may impact how investors evaluate pay practices. Companies that don’t use it already should consider doing so.
SEC Move Could Lessen Proxy Advisers’ Influence
The commission rescinds guidance that led investment managers to outsource their proxy-voting decisions to proxy advisers.
Companies With “Insider” Chairperson Pay CEOs 42% More
In addition, S&P 500 CEOs who held both the chairperson and CEO slots were paid 29% more on average, says Institutional Shareholder Services.
ISS Targets Hedging, Pledging of Company Stock
The shareholder advisory service now considers some strategies executives use to realize or lock in value from company stock to be risk-oversight failures.