Executive Compensation Bonuses


  • Wall Street Bonus pay to fall Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Wall Street Bonus pay to fall

    Year-end compensation for workers in the financial industry will fall up to 10 percent.

  • Oct 5- DuPont Chief Executive Ellen Kullman is stepping down this month and will replaced temporarily by board member and veteran U.S. executive Edward Breen, who oversaw the break-up of conglomerate Tyco International. Shares of DuPont, officially known as E.I. du Pont de Nemours& Co, rose 5.6 percent to $54.17 in extended trading. Kullman, 59, joined the company...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 9- U.S. grain handler The Andersons Inc, long considered a takeover target in the agribusiness industry, named a vice president from larger rival Cargill Inc as its new chief executive on Wednesday. Patrick Bowe, who was a corporate vice president for Cargill and a leader of its food ingredients unit, will replace Michael Anderson, who has been...

  • TCS: 'It's been a good quarter' Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 12:43 AM ET
    TCS: 'It's been a good quarter'

    N Chandrasekaran, MD & CEO of Tata Consultancy Services, discusses the better-than-expected net profit for the last fiscal year and explains the motivation behind the one-time bonus for employees.

  • Average Street bonus rises to $172,860 in 2014 Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 12:33 PM ET
    Wall Street New York Stock Exchange NYSE

    Compensation rose even as pretax profits at broker-dealer operations of NYSE member firms fell.

  • Careful, your bonus is in danger! Sunday, 22 Feb 2015 | 7:00 PM ET
    Wealth businessman money bonus

    U.K. financial sector professionals will have received over £100 billion in bonuses since the beginning of the financial crisis by the end of March. But could hefty bonuses be a thing of the past?

  • The bonus debate wages on... Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 3:45 AM ET
    The bonus debate wages on...

    Luke Hildyard, deputy director of the High Pay Centre, says that all companies should be made to reveal what their executives get paid.

  • Spending the bonus: Do you deserve to splurge? Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 7:30 AM ET
    Woman holding shopping bags

    Savvy investors plan to spend 2014 bonus checks, according to an E*Trade survey, but only some have really earned the right to do that.

  • Would you take your employer to court over a bad bonus?

    Darren Hayward, head of employment at Nockolds, says there will be a surge in High Court claims because of disappointing Christmas bonuses.

  • Bankers to keep bonuses, politicians to keep out? Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 11:40 AM ET
    Bankers to keep bonuses, politicians to keep out?

    Eamonn Butler, director of the Adam Smith Institute, says that despite recent scandals, most bankers should keep their bonuses and politicians shouldn't get involved with running banks.

  • Many expect finance bonuses to decline: Report Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:43 AM ET

    A plurality of respondents to a finance industry poll said they expect bonuses to either decline or be non-existent this year.

  • Bonus time on Wall Street Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 6:52 AM ET
    Bonus time on Wall Street

    Adam Zoia, Glocap Search CEO, discusses which types of hedge funds on the Street scored the biggest payouts and which ones fell flat.

  • BoE's Carney rejects cap on bonuses Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 1:35 AM ET
    BoE's Carney rejects cap on bonuses

    The Bank of England's governor Mark Carney expressed concerns about capping bankers' bonuses, just hours after U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron said cash bonuses at the Royal Bank of Scotland would be limited to £2,000 ($3,284).

  • Cash bonus cap is 'stupid idea': Pro Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    Cash bonus cap is 'stupid idea': Pro

    Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, comments on the U.K government's decision to cap RBS's cash bonus and explains why he thinks it's a "stupid idea."

  • 'Tis bonus season on Wall Street Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 7:39 AM ET
    'Tis bonus season on Wall Street

    Ilana Weinstein, IDW Group founder & CEO, takes a look at who is likely to score some hefty cash this holiday season, and compares compensation structures between banks and hedge funds.

  • Big law bonuses going nowhere? Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 1:45 PM ET
    Big law bonuses going nowhere?

    Elie Mystal, Abovethelaw.com editor, and David Lat, AbovetheLaw.com founder & managing editor, discuss why law firms will be trimming bonuses this year.

  • Should banker bonuses be capped? Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 2:20 AM ET
    Should banker bonuses be capped?

    Chris Skinner, chairman of the financial services club, tells CNBC that the UK won't be able to compete with Asia and the US if a bonus cap comes into law.

  • UK would feel the pain from a bonus cap: Pro Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 2:00 AM ET
     The UK would take the pain from a bonus cap: Pro

    Bob McKee, chief economist at Independent Strategy, tells CNBC that only a few individuals would have their bonuses capped under a proposed EU measure and they would be predominantly in the UK.

  • Squawk Box anchors debate the bonus cap Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:34 AM ET
       Squawk Box anchors debate the bonus cap

    The Squawk Box Europe team have a heated debate about whether a law that would cap bankers' bonuses is compatible with capitalism.

  • Banks Should Abolish the Bonus System Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 1:49 AM ET

    The bonus system is no longer fit for purpose and should be scrapped. No bank will ever be brave enough to do this on its own, but it would only take one to open the floodgates.