U.K. Investors Concerned About Complex Pay Measures, FT Reports

U.K. institutional investors are becoming concerned about the complex methods companies use to calculate management pay, with some measures based on unclear criteria and others not linked to share price performance, the Financial Times reported.

“Compensation is going up and I do think that executives are potentially being very short sighted in this, in a political context,” Royal London Asset Management Ltd. Chief Investment Officer Robert Talbut said, according to the newspaper.

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