Trendline of retirement ages with toy figures for businessmen standing at each age.

Trends in Retirement Provisions

April 13, 2022

Episode Notes:

  • Criteria for determining retirement eligibility (1:06)
  • Minimum age requirements (4:31)
  • Minimum service requirements (6:43)
  • Treatment of equity awards upon achieving retirement eligibility (7:45)
  • Prevalence of equity award payouts to retirees (9:32)
  • Accelerating vs. continuing vesting upon retirement (11:43)
  • Full vs. pro rata payouts to retirees (15:31)
  • Treatment of equity awards in the event of death or termination due to disability (17:04)

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