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How AP and Equilar calculated CEO pay
For its annual study of CEO pay, The Associated Press used data provided by Equilar, an executive compensation research firm. To calculate CEO pay, Equilar adds salary, bonus, perks, stock awards, stock option awards and other pay components. Here...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
Health care industry has the highest level of median CEO pay
Health care industry has the highest level of median CEO pay Here is a look at median CEO pay by industry last year, as calculated by executive compensation data firm Equilar and The Associated Press. The biggest gain in pay was in the basic...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
CEO pay: biggest raises and biggest cuts of 2014
CEO pay: biggest raises and biggest cuts of 2014 Here is a look at CEOs who received the biggest pay raises and biggest cuts in 2014 compared with 2013, as calculated by the executive pay research firm Equilar for The Associated Press. Whose pay...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
Media heads rule ranks of best-paid CEOs
Six of the 10 highest-paid CEOs last year worked in the media industry, according to a study carried out by executive compensation data firm Equilar and The Associated Press. The remaining four CEOs, from entertainment giants Viacom, Walt Disney,...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
Top 10 highest-paid CEOs
Top 10 highest-paid CEOs NEW YORK (AP) — Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs for 2014, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive pay data firm: David Zaslav, Discovery Communications, $156.1 million, up 368 percent Leslie...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
Asia stocks ruffled by Greece crunch, Fed rate hike views
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were ruffled Wednesday by Greece's impending cash crunch and expectations the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year for the first time in almost a decade. The U.S. dollar was boosted by...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
Oregon proposal would outlaw sneak photos up women's skirts
(AP) — Oregon lawmakers on Tuesday advanced a proposal aimed at closing a loophole in state privacy laws that recently let a man go unpunished after he took photographs up a teenager's skirt. A teachers union proposed the measure after a student...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
Yellen plans on skipping this year's Jackson Hole conference
The faithful attendance of Yellen's three predecessors — Paul Volcker, Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke — made the conference sponsored by the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank a widely sought invitation by central bankers from around the globe. The...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
Tech blog spinoff Re/code is acquired by online media chain
Swisher and Mossberg started their blog at The Wall Street Journal, which is owned by News Corp., where it was known as AllThingsD. Since the spinoff, Re/code has continued to stage successful industry conferences and earned a reputation for...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM
Rates mixed at weekly auction of US Treasury bills
WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Tuesday's auction, with rates on three-month bills unchanged while rates on six-month bills rose to the highest level in four weeks. Separately, the Federal Reserve said...
May 27, 2015 | 10:27 AM