Top 10 JSE CEOs take home average R24.6m

2017-07-06 22:30

CEOs of the top 10 JSE-listed companies take home an average pay of R24.6m, a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers revealed.

Should performance be linked to pay?

2017-06-07 10:21

For decades, companies have given bonuses and raises based on employee performance. But is this truly the most effective way of ensuring each employee gives their best?

Ronaldo raking in the big bucks

2017-04-02 08:15

Portuguese international Cristiano Ronaldo has earned a staggering R71 500 for every minute he stood on the pitch in 2015/16.

BSA to pay 15 boxers owed by promoters

2016-12-04 06:13

In a move aimed at helping the sport avoid having another black eye, as it were, Boxing SA has decided to pay 15 boxers the money they are owed by promoters.

King IV emphasises ‘accessible’ governance

2016-11-06 06:00

The King Committee on Corporate Governance released its fourth report, which showed that the compilers of the code had baulked at giving shareholders the right to block directors’ remuneration.

Hlaudi highest paid SABC official with R4.2m

2016-10-01 09:00

Former SABC Chief Operating Officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng has earned close to R4.2m in the past financial year, the public broadcaster's annual report for 2015/16 shows.

What SAA paid departing CEOs and CFOs

2016-07-12 12:10

Parliament has learnt that national carrier SAA has paid millions in separation packages in the last 11 years to CEOs and CFOs who did not complete their contracts.

Old Mutual defends huge CEO salary amid ‘brewing rebellion’

2016-06-02 14:42

Old Mutual has defended the proposed payout of 1 000% of base salary for CEO Bruce Hemphill, after reports there was a shareholder rebellion brewing.

Anglo shareholders revolt over executive pay

2016-04-22 11:42

Anglo American has survived a shareholder revolt on executive pay at the mining company’s annual general meeting.

Women out-earning men in corporate finance

2015-12-20 13:57

Female CFOs gain in pay, prevalence and prominence at US companies and they now out-earn men.


CEO pay debate heats up as Apple's Tim Cook takes home R7.3m a day

2017-06-30 12:38

A report has revealed that 25 of the leading S&P 500 CEOs took home about R21.5bn in 2016, with Apple CEO Tim Cook leading the pack with $145m (R1.9bn).

Capitec CEO earned R13m in 2016 - report

2017-04-27 09:45

Capitec CEO Gerrie Fourie earned over R13m for the financial year, trailing behind counterparts like Maria Ramos of Absa at R29.5m and Mike Brown of Nedbank's R22.2m.

The millions your public office bearers will earn in 2017

2017-01-25 13:10

President Jacob Zuma has officially rubber stamped the fee freeze for public office bearers for 2017, as a gazette signed by the president authorised the move.

Ministers, judges and MPs to make patriotic salary sacrifice

2016-11-20 06:01

The very probable 0% salary adjustments for most senior public office bearers will save the state about R100m while municipal councillors’ sub-inflationary increases can save another R100m.

290 years to earn what Shoprite boss got in one month

2016-10-05 09:37

It would take a worker in a Checkers deli about 290 years to earn what Shoprite CEO Whitey Basson was paid in a month in the past financial year.

How exorbitant exec pay stacks up against minimum wage demands

2016-07-15 17:24

Regulation of executive pay can help ease the huge discrepancies between minimum wage demands and excessive salary increases for executives, says an analyst.

Is Constable SA’s worst CEO? Kantor responds – How (not) to value a CEO

2016-06-14 14:16

An economist looks at how to value a CEO, and what difference a well paid one should make to the worth of a firm like Sasol, given the influence of oil on the share price.

FIFA president finds $2m pay ‘insulting’ - report

2016-05-29 19:31

FIFA’s recently elected president, Gianni Infantino, has reportedly told its governing council a salary offer made to him was “insulting”.

SA middle class not losing out on pensions - index

2016-01-27 13:01

Dispelling some myths about the SA middle class losing out, the pensions of median persons fared much better than the average in 2015, according to an index.

Inside Labour: Difficulties, hope on public sector horizon

2015-05-22 07:20

Lower paid workers suffer from a lack of equipment and vehicles - but work is being done in the hope of improving matters, says Terry Bell.

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