Trends in equity compensation affect many aspects of business, from the incentives faced by key employees to the dilution costs ultimately born by shareholders. This presentation will examine the ways that equity compensation has evolved in recent years, look beyond to where the practice might be headed, and summarize what compensation professionals should know about different equity vehicles.
The last several years have seen a shift from stock option grants to full-value shares. Why? How do the trends vary by industry and company size? Equilar’s wealth of data on equity plan features and executive compensation helps illuminate both these questions and many others.