ISS offers unparalleled breadth of compensation data, curated over many years and including proprietary data points often used in ISS’ proxy analyses. ISS’ global executive compensation solutions are used to evaluate the links between executive pay and financial performance, and assess whether pay incentives are aligned with company strategy.
Assess company pay practices among CEOs and NEOs, conduct peer benchmarking and comparisons, run quantitative pay for performance tests, and identify possible red flags on CEO pay.
Delivered via online platform and data feeds.
Detailed comparable information on incentive awards, including performance metrics, performance goals, and payout structures on all incentive awards. Academics can leverage this insight to evaluate long term and short term compensation against executive targets and goals to determine appropriateness and alignment.
Delivered via data feeds.
ISS-Ethix solutions to align SRI policies and practices with shareholder interests.
Research, Screening & Analysis
|Norm-Based Screening||Assesses companies’ adherence to international norms for human rights, environment, labor standards and anti-corruption. It adheres to the UN Global Compact Principles.|
|Controversial Weapons Screening||Assesses companies’ involvement in banned or controversial weapons such as anti-personnel mines, cluster munitions, biological and chemical weapons, depleted uranium and nuclear weapons.|
|Ethical Screens||Supports investor action on ethical or faith-based criteria by assessing a company’s current involvement in certain products and services.|
|Fossil Fuel Screens||Assesses companies’ involvement in various activities that can impact climate change, including exposure to oil, gas, and coal.|
|Norm-Based Screening for Countries||Evaluates countries in relation to international normative standards for human rights, the environment, labor standards and anti-corruption.|
|ISS-Ethix Fund Screening||ESG monitoring of funds based on their underlying holdings, including analysis of multi-level fund holdings, fully extendable to fund-in-fund structures.|