More stock options and bonus shares until 2010! The decree that the government was in charge was finally adopted on March 30. Fran?§ois Fillon, announcing, wants to end social unrest that turns sour for CEOs sometimes receivers (Sony and 3M), when they are not bombarded with eggs (from Continental). In a country where there are 80 000 to 90 000 more unemployed each month, posting a few princes of the CAC 40 of their options, their bonus or retirement becomes explosive..
Thus, the same day the decree, we learned that Daniel Bouton, the chairman of Societe Generale, touch, once retired, 1 million euros per year. The same button that, a week ago, had to abandon under the pressure of public opinion to 70,000 stock options obtained price breaks (24.50 euros per share). March 26, Gerard Mestrallet and Jean-Francois Cirelli, the leaders of GDF-Suez, had also abandoned a good mattress stocks. March 23, Thierry Morin, Valeo CEO resigns from, cashed a comfortable golden parachute (3.6 million).
The decree will he stop these derivatives in crisis Not sure, because accuracy important, it applies only to directors of companies that received public funds, which, at present, concerns mainly banks and carmakers. Thus the leaders of GDF-Suez, not involved were they in theory not obliged to surrender to the vox populi and… their salaries.