Shares for employees

Shares offer an additional way to reward your employees, in addition to their basic pay. There are different employee share schemes:

  • share awards (free or discounted shares)
  • share options (option to buy shares in the future at a preset price)
  • Approved Profit Sharing Schemes (APSS)
  • Key Employee Engagement Programme (KEEP) (Form Keep 1)
  • Save As You Earn (SAYE) schemes.

Further information about employment related shares can be found in the Additional incomes section.