BRIEF-Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga's 2016 total compensation $16.9 mln
* Mastercard Inc CEO Ajay Banga's 2016 total compensation $16.9 million versus $15.5 million in 2015 - SEC filing
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* Goldman Sachs says Kullman's appointment expands board to 14 directors, 11 of whom are independent
* Goldman Sachs says appoints Ellen Kullman as an independent director of co, effective immediately Source text: (bit.ly/2hXOkfZ) Further company coverage:
WASHINGTON, April 28 U.S. regulators on Friday filed civil charges against two former executives at government contractor L3 Technologies over accounting violations that led the company to improperly recognize $17.9 million in revenue from a contract with the U.S. Army.