Confusion Reigns In Guarantee Land

Louria Hahn, Avital
May 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/30/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 21, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports that compensation packages for experienced investment bankers in the U.S. are beset with confusing signals so far in 2005. The lack of clarity has to do with the package a firm needs to serve up to lure a more senior banker from a rival. There is a lot of confusion as to what the competitive landscape is, it seems that the market has not found its equilibrium yet. The stock market itself is helping drive the camp confusion, as it seems to be still in a transition period in which a recovery has been taking place, but has not yet been firmly established.


Related Articles

  • Playing with Qantas. Marks, Robert E. // Australian Journal of Management (University of New South Wales);Jun2007, Vol. 32 Issue 1, pi 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Michael D. McKenzie on the reasons why a firm might list on a stock exchange, and another by Lisa H. C. Soh on the wages of Australian vice-chancellors.

  • Executive decision: the money or the options. Richardson, Felicity; Hart, Chris // BRW;5/25/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 20, p46 

    Focuses on the impact of economic condition on salary of executives in Australia. Reference of the data based on the survey of human resource group Mercer Cullen Egan Dell; Pattern of performance incentives and earnings; Analysis on the executive share and option plans of Australian Stock...

  • Investment analysts rely on sentiment not facts. Pitcher, George // Marketing Week;4/18/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 16, p29 

    Discusses several factors influencing investment decision. History of using intuition in stock markets; Strategies of investment bankers; Call for being worldly in dealing with experts.

  • In Brief.  // Canadian Benefits & Compensation Digest;Jun2011, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p14 

    This section offers news briefs related to benefits and compensation. A study noted the importance of teaching preventive behavior in improving the health of lower income patients. A survey conducted by Mercer showed the plans of U.S. and Canadian employers to introduce in 2010 or will introduce...

  • ABI CONFERENCE: Cable to probe short-termism stance.  // Design Week (Online Edition);6/30/2011, p27 

    The article presents information on a British Liberal Democrat politician Vince Cable who has launched an independent review of investments into equity markets of Great Britain to probe short-termism stance. He informs about looking the behaviour of the investment companies of Great Britain...

  • Beware our market failures. Balls, Ashley // NZ Business;Oct2009, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p64 

    The author opines that the market in New Zealand is dysfunctional and manipulated by special interest groups for their own advantage. He cites executive pay, including remuneration packages, as an example of market dysfunction in which local businesses had to compete with the international...

  • With a hefty bonus season in store, recruiters face a tougher market. Copulsky, Erica // Investment Dealers' Digest;10/20/97, Vol. 63 Issue 42, p20 

    Focuses on the difficulties facing companies in the recruitment of new investment bankers for the United States stock market because of the increasing bonuses of top bankers. Duration of the recruitment process; Projection that the stock exchange compensation in 1997 could increase by 50 percent.

  • How I.P.O.s & the Stock Market Work.  // New York Times Upfront;3/12/2012, Vol. 144 Issue 11, p7 

    The article provides an overview of the process of initial public offerings (IPO) and the stock market, including the raising of funds by a private company by selling shares to the public, the hiring of an investment banker and the trading of shares on a stock exchange.

  • Uncle Sam Owns You. MCMORRIS, FRANCES A. // On Wall Street;Mar2009, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p8 

    The article discusses the report "Uncertainty Changes the Rules" published within the issue.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics