Equilar TSX 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, in the final analysis, foot the bill for such...

Employee Mobility and Tax Flexibility

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 global scale. And that means people are on the move....

Mitarbeitermobilität und Steuerflexibilität

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, dass sie in unterschiedlichen Maßen auf globaler Ebene agieren. Und das...

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...

PitchBook Venture Monitor Q4 2017

  The fourth quarter of 2017 bookended the year as the third consecutive quarter with more than $20 billion deployed into US venture-backed companies, and marked the close of a strong year of investment that surpassed $80 billion annually for the first me since the dot-com era. Investors deployed $23.75...

IPO Journey Workbook: Your Map to Success

The IPO team is comprised of diverse contributors from across your organization — from the Board of Directors to Finance and HR — and each has a unique set of responsibilities. Check out our IPO Journey Workbook for a complete work-back schedule for each role in the trek to the summit, and how everyone needs to work together toward the common goal....

Find the Right Fit – A Canadian ESPP Selection Guide

  With employee share ownership plans (sometimes called employee share purchase plans or ESPPs) employees make contributions to an account held for their benefit. From this account, shares of the company are purchased at regular intervals, either on the open market or from shares issued from treasury. Employees can make...