What happens to stock when a company is bought out or acquired? If you have stock options, RSUs, or another type of equity compensation, you’ll
Restricted stock units are a type of equity compensation typically awarded to employees. The blog also discusses what happens to RSUs during liquidity events such as IPOs, mergers, or acquisitions, or what happens to RSUs if you’re laid off or leave the company. Key insights for founders and executives on strategic stock option planning and strategies to best manage sudden wealth from RSUs. Insights from Kristin McKenna CFP®, a nationally recognized expert in employee stock options and equity compensation.