Pay structures and excessive risk-taking

David F. Larcker and Brian Tayan published the results of research and analysis of a classic case...Read more read more

The myth of TSR transparency can catch board remuneration committees unaware – a checklist

For over two decades many board remuneration committees, their advisers, institutional investors...Read more read more

‘Misleading’ non-IAS metrics in executive remuneration

Over the past three years or thereabouts, investors, proxy advisors and investor representatives...Read more read more

Employee share ownership behaviour

Australian based employees appear to hold on to shares received via an employer share plans than...Read more read more

Proxy advisers, regulation and conflicts of interest declarations

Proxy advisers continue to be criticised for their influence on issuer resolutions...Read more read more

Higher fee increases for Non-Executive Directors (NEDs) in 2015

Our annual review of changes in board director fees revealed a modest increase in fee levels...Read more read more

Remuneration advisers and poor pay governance

A UK proxy voting agency has identified remuneration consulting firms associated with poor pay...Read more read more

US slowly moves to comply with international banker incentives and risk taking standards

Some years after the GFC-inspired international standards for banker pay were promulgated by the...Read more read more

UK institutional investors release interim report to simplify executive pay

Last October Guerdon Associates reported that the UK Investment Association (UKIA) was trying to...Read more read more

APRA’s recent focus on superannuation governance and culture

In a broadening of the current debate on culture and governance, APRA’s Deputy Chairman...Read more read more