• CEO Gives Away His Bonus To Employees
    Yahoo - Apr 19
    Lord Wolfson, CEO of Next, the U.K.'s biggest department store chain, gave his entire annual bonus--$3.6 million—to his employees. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Well, Lloyd Blankfein, You Almost Got $10 Million
    Fortune - Feb 12
    With one year left, Goldman Sachs looks like it will come up woefully short of producing a big payout for its CEO and other executives. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Death Of The Year-End Bonus
    Starr Conspiracy - Dec 13
    Only 53 percent of companies provide year-end bonuses. Read »
    2 years ago
  • Employees Want A Bonus, Not A Holiday Party
    Forbes - Dec 3
    Cash is at the top of their wish list this year, according to a recent online survey by Harris Interactive on behalf of Glassdoor. Read »
    2 years ago
  • Microsoft Just Cut Ballmer’s Bonus
    Seattle Times - Oct 10
    The company’s board awarded him 91 percent of his target bonus, citing modest growth in Windows Phone’s market share; a decline in Windows revenue; and the company’s failure to provide a browser choice screen on... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Sony Execs Give Up Bonuses After $5.8B Loss
    Industry Week - Jun 6
    Sony said on June 5 that seven senior executives, including its new chief, will not receive bonuses tied to its latest annual results, which saw the troubled firm post a record $5.8 billion loss. Read »
    2 years ago
  • Gannett CEO: Only Give Me $4.6 Million
    Huffington Post - Mar 20
    Someone had to take a stand against ridiculous bonuses and high executive pay and that person was Gannett CEO Gracia Martore. Read »
    2 years ago
  • Seriously? Ex-BP CEO Gets Million-Dollar Bonus
    New York Post - Mar 7
    Former BP chief executive Tony Hayward received a bonus from the UK oil major last month worth about £720,000 ($1.1 million) in shares, despite his July 2010 resignation following the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Read »
    2 years ago
  • Wall Street Bonus Pool Shrinks
    Wall Street Journal - Feb 29
    Wall Street cash bonuses for 2011 are expected to have tumbled 14% from a year earlier... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Barclays Capping Cash Bonuses…
    Wall Street Journal - Feb 10
    Barclays is responding to a difficult environment for investment banks and intense political scrutiny of pay in Britain. Read »
    2 years ago
  • RBS CEO… Bonus…
    The Guardian - Feb 8
    Banker admits he cannot win 'societal argument' on bonuses – 'none of us are starving' – but insists he is a 'commercial animal' and wants to be paid as such. Read »
    2 years ago
  • Aw, Shucks: Goldman CEO’s Bonus Cut To $7M
    Financial Times - Feb 6
    Lloyd Blankfein, chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs, has become the latest banker to take a cut to his bonus, underscoring a dismal year for big Wall Street banks. Read »
    2 years ago
  • These CEOs Each Got $100M+ For Being Fired
    ABC - Jan 27
    So-called golden parachutes are contractual provisions that compensate executives, if they are terminated without cause. And according to a first-of-its-kind report, the payout practice has guaranteed several outgoing chiefs... Read »
    2 years ago
  • The CEO Bankruptcy Bonus
    Wall Street Journal - Jan 27
    On the way to bankruptcy court, Lear Corp., a car-parts supplier, closed 28 factories, cut more than 20,000 jobs and wiped out shareholders. Still, Lear sought $20.6 million in bonuses for key executives and other... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Goldman Sachs Employees Are Literally Crying
    Business Insider - Jan 20
    Everyone knew bonuses would be down. But the big question going into today's comp communication at Goldman was how much they would be down. Read »
    2 years ago