February 12, 2018

Employee Share Schemes Overview

Employee share schemes are designed to encourage employees to become shareholders in their employer company. These schemes can take a variety of forms. Most involve share options but with some schemes employees are awarded actual shares. A basic distinction is between schemes with special tax advantages and those without. ‘Phantom’ schemes only involve cash payments but aim to replicate the effect of a share scheme.

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