Thought leadership to help keep you ahead of the curve

Tap into the collective knowledge of our team and industry experts by downloading some recent pieces.

Equilar Executive Long-term
Incentive Plans


E*TRADE Corporate Services–sponsored report that studies the ongoing evolution of executive compensation packages and the various components—and challenges—of long-term incentives

Equilar Equity Compensation Trends


E*TRADE Corporate Services–sponsored report covering the trends that contribute to the ongoing evolution of performance equity programs including expansion beyond the executive level

Human Resources Executive Q&A on Equity Compensation Benefits


Executive insight on current challenges HR leaders face, ideas to solve them, and our perspective on blockchain technology featuring commentary from Craig Rubino

Choice Plan GPS 


E*TRADE Corporate Services commentary on considerations for human resource professionals as they navigate the winding roads of equity compensation choice plans

Taking stock of equity compensation year-end considerations


Managing an equity compensation plan can be challenging, and creating or updating a year-end process may be one of the most significant responsibilities you face. How do you prioritize year-end planning with so many competing needs?

Peeking in on equity award strategies


There’s bound to be some trial and error when a company’s looking for the right equity award mix. But if they find the right ingredients to concoct a well-designed strategy, others may soon be gazing their way for insight.

Serving up equity comp know-how


There’s little doubt that equity compensation is complex and the learning curve for participants is steep. But once they grasp the power of their stock plan, that knowledge can drive real value.

E*TRADE regional and national events


Date and Location

Directions Regional Forum

Monday, March 25, 2019

Santa Clara, CA


E*TRADE Directions 2019

Tuesday, May 14—Friday, May 17, 2019
LaQuinta Resort and Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort
Palm Springs, CA

Upcoming industry events

Event and Speakers

Date and Location

15th Annual CEP and Silicon Valley NASPP Symposium

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Santa Clara, CA

Creating Incentive Plans that Drive Shareholder Value

April 4, 1—2 p.m. ET


Three Key Questions in Equity Compensation

April 9, 2—3 p.m. ET


GEO's 20th Annual Conference

Wednesday, April 10—Friday, April 12, 2019


WorldatWork 2019 Total Rewards Conference and Exhibition

Monday, May 6—Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Orlando, FL

Equilar Executive Compensation Summit 2019

Wednesday, June 19—Friday, June 21, 2019

Nashville, TN

CEP East Coast Symposium

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

New York, NY

27th Annual NASPP Conference and Exhibition

Monday, September 16—Thursday, September 19, 2019

New Orleans, LA

Workday Rising

Monday, October 14—Thursday,
October 17, 2019

Orlando, FL