executive compensation Infographics

A Checklist for Conducting Board Evaluations

A quick guide for implementing a process that will ultimately benefit board performance and oversight.

Published: April 2020
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How Competitive Are your Salary Increase Budgets?

How are banks and financial services firms based in the United States differentiating their merit increases? Find out in this infographic.

Published: March 2020
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Are You Ready? Preparing for the 2020 Proxy Season Starts Now!

Don’t wait! Proactively preparing for 2020 meeting and filings will mean a less chaotic and (dare we say) stress-free proxy season. To get you started, we’ve created a list of a few key items to consider help your company avoid surprises and ensure the best possible outcome at your upcoming shareholder meeting.

Published: November 2019
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A Recap of 2019 Say-on-Pay Voting Results at Financial Services Companies by Industry

The insurance industry saw an increase in companies falling under one or both proxy firms’ Board Responsiveness Policies as well as declining average support for pay votes. These results signal that some investors are unwilling to provide corporate issuers the benefit of the doubt in a continued trend of escalating CEO pay levels and more volatile stock prices. Nonetheless, average say-on-pay support is still very strong for banks, diversified financial services and insurance companies.

Published: October 2019
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Preparing for the Proxy Season

In this infographic, we walk through a checklist of items for the 2019 proxy season to respond to this year's key policy changes with ISS and Glass Lewis.

Published: February 2019
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ISS vs. Glass Lewis: Understanding Both Points of View

In this infographic, we explore how ISS and Glass Lewis are approaching voting recommendations, pay
for performance and problematic pay practices policy application, as well as gender diversity on boards for the 2019 proxy season.

Published: February 2019
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What's Trending in Major Financial Services Hubs Across the Globe?

The influence of evolving technology in financial services is changing industry landscapes and long-lasting practices across the globe. Certain economies and companies are finding it easier to adapt to the moving industry and to new regulations. For some countries, the challenge is creating a deep-enough pool of skilled workers to meet demand. For others, it’s a matter of cutting redtape to encourage new businesses, or embracing new industries and business models.

We take a closer look at trends in employment, pay, talent, and regulation that are impacting financial services firms around the world.

Published: August 2018
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