Diversifying Risk with Executive Compensation: 6 Considerations

Executive compensation can leave you with a substantial equity concentration and you may wish to think about diversifying the risk involved in this. Although such equity concentration can be enviable while the company is doing well, there is the danger that wealth can be seriously devalued if the stock underperforms. We are going to look at some of the considerations you will need to take into account if you are to (1) limit exposure to a volatile market and (2)...

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The Equity Compensation Planning Dilemma For Corporate Executives

Geoffrey M. Zimmerman, CFP® This article was first published at myStockOptions.com. It is kindly reprinted here with permission. Executives, as corporate insiders, face both planning concerns and potential landmines in their equity compensation. Your actions are highly visible, and you must perform a delicate balancing act to meet the needs, demands, and perceptions of the various constituencies interested in your company's stock. This article, which complements my other article on myStockOptions.com, looks at these concerns along with ways to manage...

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Using StockOpter to Generate Referrals

Here are 5 common reasons why clients don't want to provide advisors with referrals and how StockOpter can help. They don't value your services: This can occur when you simply "tell" clients they should diversify their equity compensation portfolio instead of providing" them with a framework for making timely and profitable decisions. The StockOpter.com platform enables advisors to deliver valuable assistance via illustrative reports, what-if dashboards, educational videos and monitoring alerts. They don't understand what you do: Financial advisors generally...

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