This Quick-Take Survey on 2009 Long-Term Incentive Grant Practices summarizes the responses Exequity received during a one week period, from January 27, 2009 through February 3, 2009. The Survey finds that 2009 LTI grant values are likely to decline more than 10% overall, with companies that actually change their grant values doing so by decreasing their grant values by more than 20% at median. That being said, a number of companies had not yet secured Compensation Committee/Board approval for their 2009 equity grants, and those companies were anticipating a decrease of more than 30% at median. So the continuing trend is likely to be downward.
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