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Peer Pay BenchmarkingExecutive compensation and how to determine it remains a hot issue. A recent survey by Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) finds executive pay is the top governance issue cited by institutional investors in both North America and Europe. The issue ranks second after board independence in the Asia-Pacific region and developing markets. Meanwhile, a controversial research paper by the University of Delaware’s John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance claims the standard board practice of using groups of similar companies as a benchmark to determine CEO compensation is unjustified and leads to escalating compensation levels.

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