Types of share incentive scheme

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Deferred share bonus: key elements Deferred share bonus plans are typically constituted by the following key elements: • they are structured as employees’ share schemes...

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This Practice Note focuses on the conditions that have to be satisfied in order for Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) options to be granted and summarises the tax...

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This Practice Note describes: • the awards available to employees under a Share Incentive Plan (SIP) • the statutory conditions which a SIP must satisfy, and • the tax...

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This Practice Note describes: • the types of option that may be granted under a tax-advantaged Company Share Option Plan (CSOP) and a tax-advantaged Save As You Earn...

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Various income tax and national insurance contributions (NICs) charges can arise for an employee or director in relation to the acquisition, ownership or disposal of...

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This Practice Note provides an introduction to: • why companies have employee ownership models • the main types of share ownership models, and • issues to consider when...

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What are JSOP awards? Jointly owned shares are no more and no less than their description implies, namely shares owned jointly by an employee or director and a third...

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Selecting the right share scheme is fundamental to ensuring that the arrangement meets the company’s specific needs and objectives. This note seeks to help identify a...

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Stock appreciation rights are a common vehicle utilised in the US to offer employees an opportunity to earn an amount equivalent to the appreciation of the company stock...

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This practice note seeks to summarise the main advantages and disadvantages of each of the following most commonly utilised share incentive arrangements: • enterprise...

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What are unapproved share options? Share options are rights to acquire shares which can be exercised when certain conditions have been met (such as the passing of a time...

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A long-term incentive plan (LTIP) is a term that is commonly used among listed companies to describe executive share plans under which a company makes share based awards...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: The EU Fifth Money Laundering Directive (5MLD) was published in the EU official journal on 19 June 2018 and came into force on 9 July 2018. The...

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Why not just reward staff with cash? It is often a simpler, less burdensome way to reward and incentivise employees. This Practice Note analyses the advantages and...

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