06/01/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Executive Compensation Changes Elusive, Wall Street Risk-Taking Raises Concerns In Obama Administration

The Treasury Department said it is not looking to limit the total pay executives receive. Kenneth R. Feinberg, President Obama's special master for compensation, wants to change pay incentives, giving executives a greater stake in the long-term performance of their firms. That would mean, for example, smaller up-front cash salaries and fewer perks, more compensation in the form of company stock and a longer wait to receive it.