Executive Compensation

Exclusive: One Call Care in $2 billion bid for Helios - sources

- Medical cost containment services company One Call Care Management is preparing to bid close to $2 billion for peer Helios, people familiar with the matter said, in what would be one of the workers' compensation sector's biggest mergers.

Rising tide of loss and damage advances cause in U.N. climate deal

BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As the latest round of U.N. climate talks drew to a close in Bonn on Friday, the tiny island state of Dominica was beginning a second day of national mourning for more than 30 people killed a week ago by a tropical storm, and some 35 reported missing.

UPDATE 1-Geneva wealth managers pay defrauded investors to settle Madoff case

GENEVA, Sept 4 - Five former Geneva wealth managers have paid "substantial compensation" to settle criminal complaints brought by clients whose assets they had invested with U.S. fraudster Bernard Madoff, the Geneva prosecutor's office said on Friday.

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Geneva Madoff case settled with "strong compensation"

GENEVA, Sept 4 - Criminal complaints in a case related to U.S. fraudster Bernard Madoff have been dropped after "strong compensation" was agreed for the victims, the Geneva prosecutor's office said on Friday.

04 Sep 2015

UPDATE 2-S.Africa's Eskom backs nuclear build amid cost concerns

CAPE TOWN, Sept 4 - Eskom supports South Africa's plans to build more nuclear power stations because the benefits outweigh any cost concerns, the utility's acting chief executive said on Friday.

04 Sep 2015

BRIEF-Miba: cash compensation of remaining shareholders now set at EUR 540.00 per share

* Within squeeze out procedure, cash compensation of the remaining shareholders has now been set at 540.00 euros ($601.83) per share Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: ($1 = 0.8973 euros) (Gdynia Newsroom)

04 Sep 2015

Australia 7-Eleven says probing workers' pay amid abuse allegations

* U.S. license holder also facing accusations of unfair treatment

04 Sep 2015

Japan wages rise in July, seen in steady uptrend: government

TOKYO - Japan's inflation-adjusted real wages rose in July from a year earlier, up for the first time in 27 months, and nominal wages bounced from the prior month's drop, government data showed on Friday, in a sign of gradual pick-up in pay.

04 Sep 2015

Detroit Three show interest in UAW healthcare overhaul idea

DETROIT, Sept 3 - The Detroit Three automakers are showing increased interest in the United Auto Workers union's proposal that they pool their healthcare systems, a sign that contract talks between the union and manufacturers are down to the big money issues.

04 Sep 2015

U.S. small business hiring accelerates in August

WASHINGTON, Sept 3 - U.S. small businesses stepped up hiring in August and more employers reported they could not find qualified workers for open positions, indicating the labor market was tightening.

03 Sep 2015

Director's cut: Best-paid corporate boards

A seat on a corporate board is nice work if you can get it, especially at three companies that pay their directors more than $100,000 per meeting. A Reuters Special Report.  Full Article