Equilar TSX Trends Report

Solium’s commentary is featured in Equilar Canadian Trends Report Though all companies seek to attract and retain valuable employees through the use of various compensation vehicles, the vehicle combinations they use to accomplish this goal vary profoundly. The resulting structure of compensation plans is of paramount interest to shareholders, who,...

Employee Mobility and Tax Flexibility

Know the equity plan implications of a mobile, global workforce Globalization is no longer a strategy – it’s simply a defining characteristic of most successful businesses. Regardless of industry, the interconnectedness of communications networks, physical supply chains and global economic systems means most companies operate, to varying degrees, on a...

Equity Compensation Reporting: A Beginner’s Guide for Private Companies

By Michael Esposito, CEP When it comes to financial reporting associated with equity compensation, private companies face tough challenges. Determining a valid stock price volatility and calculating a value to your awards can be more difficult for private companies than for their publicly-listed peers. And, if you’re like many individuals...

Mitarbeitermobilität und Steuerflexibilität

Mitarbeitermobilität & Steuerflexibilität Die Folgen eines Aktienprogramms für mobile, globale Mitarbeiter. Globalisierung ist nicht länger eine Strategie – es ist einfach die Grundvoraussetzung, unter der die erfolgreichsten Unternehmen operieren. Unabhängig von der Branche bringen es die Verflechtung von Kommunikationsnetzen, physischen Lieferketten und globalen Wirtschaftssystemen für die meisten Unternehmen mit sich,...

Find the Right Fit – A Canadian ESPP Selection Guide

Choose a plan type that fits your company – and your employees Market conditions make now the perfect time to launch or retool an ESPP After being sidelined for a few years, employee share purchase plans (ESPPs) are getting a little more ice time these days. It’s not unusual for...

Granting Equity Globally: What Human Resources Needs to Know

Picture this: Several months after initial discussions, of which you were vaguely aware, your company announces one morning the opening of a new subsidiary in China. The next day you’re given a list of locally hired employees for whom stock option grant agreements need to be prepared. The grants are...