More U.S. companies are luring top executives with multimillion-dollar “golden hello” signing bonuses, undeterred even as high-profile flameouts such as Ron Johnson’s short tenure at J.C. Penney Co. expose the risks.
Popular Inc. , Puerto Rico’s largest lender, amassed record losses during the credit crisis and got a $935 million injection from U.S. taxpayers. Now a loan to a real estate venture overseen by the chief executive officer’s nephew is burning a hole in the bank’s books.
Nov. 14 (Bloomberg) -- James Post, public policy professor at Boston University School of Management discusses a crackdown on sexual affairs in the executive suite and leadership positions. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."
Best Buy Co.’s board hired Washington law firm WilmerHale for its investigation of former Chief Executive Officer Brian Dunn’s personal conduct, with two former federal officials involved in the probe.
A U.S. probe of possible bribery in Mexico by a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. unit to boost store growth follows more than a decade of allegations that the company violated laws on illegal immigrant workers, overtime, gender bias and preservation of evidence in pursuit of larger profits.
Citigroup Inc. said a profit- sharing plan, among pay practices shareholders rejected last year, helped return the bank to profitability by retaining leaders including Chief Executive Officer Michael Corbat.