How much should Goldman pay its CEO?

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How much should Goldman pay its CEO?
A year after bank leaders received a relative pittance, compensation for the head of Wall Street’s most successful firm will set a new benchmark.
By Antony Currie and Rob Cox, breakingviews.com
December 4, 2009: 11:25 AM ET
(breakingviews.com) — How much should Goldman Sachs pay Lloyd Blankfein?
A year after the investment bank’s chief — and virtually all his peers — received what for them was a relative pittance, it’s the big question on Wall Street. And so it should be.
Compensation for the head of the industry’s top money-maker will set a new benchmark. That gives Goldman’s directors a golden opportunity to show that the firm is less out of touch than critics suggest.
The first, and hopefully most obvious, step in deciding Blankfein’s take — which will also set standards for Goldman’s other top executives — is to throw out bubble-year pay precedents, and any spurious calculations that produced them.

Published in CNN Money December 4, 2009 by Anthony Currie and Rob Cox

How much should Goldman Sachs pay Lloyd Blankfein?                                                       A year after the investment bank’s chief — and virtually all his peers — received what for them was a relative pittance, it’s the big question on Wall Street. And so it should be.                                                                                                                                   Compensation for the head of the industry’s top money-maker will set a new benchmark. That gives Goldman’s directors a golden opportunity to show that the firm is less out of touch than critics suggest.                                                                                   The first, and hopefully most obvious, step in deciding Blankfein’s take — which will also set standards for Goldman’s other top executives — is to throw out bubble-year pay precedents, and any spurious calculations that produced them.

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