Equity Compensation Advisor News: July/August 2016

IMAGE: LinkedIn Sales Navigator / Unsplash Here's the latest news, tips and information for financial advisors that help clients with the diversification of their company stock and options. Helping Clients Get More From Their Equity Compensation: Companies grant more than $110 billion in equity awards every year, and many have concerns about how much employees value these awards.  UBS research across industries and service providers found that two out of three participants do not place significant value on the equity awards...

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Help, My Company Is Being Sold!

IMAGE: Papan Saenkutrueang / 123rf.com If you're holding restricted stock units, it's time to talk to a professional. This article was originally published on U.S. News by Kristin McFarland, Wealth Advisor at Darrow Wealth Management. Permission to post was granted by Kristin. Whether you're working for a large public company or a newly established startup, there's a good chance you're receiving some form of equity-based compensation. In recent years, restricted stock units have become an increasingly common form of equity compensation,...

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