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A look at the earnings of the top 25 hedge fund managers. This year Kenneth Griffin heads the list earning a whopping $1.3 billion in 2014.
The SEC's staff will deliver recommendations on how companies should disclose and calculate pay-for-performance figures for top executives.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on GM compensation numbers from General Motor's proxy filing.
David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group co-CEO, discusses the impact of carried interest on executive compensation, uncertainty in Europe and corporate tax reform.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's move to eliminate union dues is "unconstitutional," AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka told CNBC on Tuesday.
Geoff Hoffmann, DHR International CEO, weighs in on 2015 hiring trends for corporate executives.
Re/code's Kara Swisher, discusses the compensation of Apple's executive staff.
Apple CEO Tim Cook got a hefty cash bonus that brought his total compensation to $9.2 million last year.
IAC Chairman Barry Diller, who is on the board of Coca-Cola, reacts to Wintergreen Advisors' David Winters assault on the beverage giant's compensation plan.
Executives from large corporations are not being held accountable when they break the law, according to Brandon Garrett, author of "Too Big to Jail".
Plum Creek's Rick Holley returned his $2 million bonus after investors failed to see return of investment during his tenure.
Johnson Controls CEO Alex Molinaroli saw his annual bonus get cut following his affair with an employee of a consulting firm.
The debate about pay for Wall Street executives who take government jobs appears to be based more on a populist shakedown than on good public policy.
Seven of the 30 largest U.S. firms paid more money to their CEOs last year than they paid in U.S. federal income taxes, according to a study.
Repeated scandals at banks' trading desks show the sector's compensation must be regulated to stop encouraging misconduct, BOE Gov. Mark Carney said.
Aspiring M&A bankers hoping to bank the bucks should angle for a job at Credit Suisse or Deutsche Bank, according to a salary benchmarking site.
Germany is home to Europe’s best-paid bank CEO, according to a ranking that shows little correlation between executive pay and shareholder returns.
Here's what Marie McIntyre imagines Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's daughters might say to him about their careers.
The pay gap between CEOs and the rest of the workforce is widening in Britain, with FTSE 100 bosses earning 120 times more than average employees.
Burberry shareholders rejected a 20 million pound remuneration package for its new chief executive, Christopher Bailey. The Financial Times reports.