Our Thoughts

By Rose Marie Orens, Eric Hosken and Kelly Malafis | Apr 25, 2016
On April 21, 2016, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) issued joint proposed rules governing incentive compensation arrangements for the following...[More]
By CAP Staff | Apr 22, 2016
CAP reviews proxy disclosures of S&P 500 companies on a weekly basis as part of an on-going Say on Pay study. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer...[More]
By Lauren Peek and Joanna Czyzewski | Mar 28, 2016
Overall Findings Performance: 2015 performance (based on Revenue growth, Pre-tax Income growth, EPS growth and 1-year Total Shareholder Return or TSR) was...[More]
By Dan Laddin and Eric Hosken | Feb 10, 2016
Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock, issued a letter to the chief executive officers of the S&P 500 challenging each to disclose a strategic framework for long-term...[More]
By Margaret Engel, Kyle Eastman, Jasmine Yanes and Nick Celli | Feb 8, 2016
Compensation Advisory Partners (“CAP”) reviewed 2015 proxy disclosures at a sample of 100 companies among the Fortune 500 representing nine industry groups. Industry...[More]
By Shaun Bisman and Matt McLaughlin | Feb 1, 2016
Shareholders can voice their support for, or concerns with, a company’s executive compensation program through a non-binding advisory vote on executive compensation,...[More]
By Dan Laddin, Eric Hosken and Alex Stahl | Nov 20, 2015
ISS released their finalized 2016 policy changes, which are consistent with the proposed changes previously announced. The changes are relatively minor and the key...[More]