Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance

Recent federal regulations like Sarbanes-Oxley and Dodd-Frank have increased public awareness of corporate governance issues, and shareholders increasingly expect companies to provide transparency in determining executive compensation practices. Main Data Group offers a robust, cloud-based suite of corporate governance analytics that assists compensation professionals and Boards of Directors in developing corporate policies and meeting the requirements set forth by shareholder interests.

Our cloud-based Snapshot Data service provides easy access to quality corporate governance data, enabling you to conduct sophisticated analyses needed to support executive compensation decisions. Our cloud-based analytics include a flexible Pay for Performance tool, Equity Dilution Calculator, Say on Pay information, and peer-based comparisons of Clawback Policies, and Ownership Guidelines. We offer an independent and comprehensive view of governance information that assists you in building and refining corporate policies that both meet your company’s needs and satisfy shareholder expectations.

Pay for Performance Analytics

Pay for Performance Analytics

Main Data Group’s Pay for Performance Module provides the most comprehensive P4P analytics available. Not only do we offer pay for performance analyses based on total shareholder return (TSR) to help you anticipate your performance rating by leading proxy advisors, but we also empower you to compare performance for 35 income statement and balance sheet metrics.

Equity Dilution Calculator and Shareholder Voting Analytics

Equity Dilution Calculator and Shareholder Voting Analytics

Main Data Group’s Equity Dilution tools provide flexible and accurate calculations using a variety of definitions. Snapshot Data’s™ Equity Dilution Calculator offers flexible burn rate and overhang analyses that allow you to adjust calculations based on your corporate governance guidelines and compensation committee needs. Our Shareholder Voting Analytics include detailed information on requests to shareholders for additional shares, helping you to anticipate and manage shareholder response for future requests.

Say on Pay

Say on Pay

By providing Say on Pay voting results and easy access to excerpts on Say on Pay in proxy disclosures, Main Data Group’s Snapshot Data™ helps companies meet the challenges posed by proxy advisory firms and institutional shareholders. Human Resources, Investor Relations and Corporate Secretaries work in unison to position the annual Say on Pay vote as effectively as possible. Snapshot Data™ provides you with assistance in making this a smooth process.

Clawback Provisions

Clawback Provisions

Snapshot Data ™ provides on-demand access to publicly traded companies’ clawback policies’. Clawback provisions have become an important corporate governance tool in the last decade, and our service gives you valuable insights into the prevalence and nature of clawback provisions enacted by your peers.

Ownership Guidelines

Ownership Guidelines

Main Data Group offers a variety of tools to measure the prevalence and level of ownership guidelines among comparator companies. Snapshot Data™ furnishes a complete picture of ownership guideline policies, including value metrics, plan design features and timeframe. Our detailed Board of Director ownership guideline reports give you the supporting material you need for your corporate governance analytics and recommendations.

Corporate Governance Reporting

Main Data Group prides itself on being the industry’s leader in corporate governance analytics, corporate governance reporting, and corporate governance software.  Our corporate governance data is second to none.  The integrity of our information is first rate and is backed up by numerous quality assurance checks and balances. We provide our clients with corporate governance […]