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What does SAR stand for?

SAR stands for Share Appreciation Right

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In accordance with the terms of the ESOS, all options (except for approved options) were "net gain" settled as share appreciation rights by reference to the mid market closing price of the Company's shares on 14 December 2012 (1380p) and the relevant option price.
Hong Kong, China, Dec 30, 2009 - (ABN Newswire) - One of the PRC's leading gold production enterprises, Zhaojin Mining Industry Company Limited's ("Zhaojin Mining" or the "Company", HKG:1818) (PINK:ZHAOF) Board of Directors approved to adopt the share appreciation rights plan on 21 December 2009.
This Share Appreciation Right (SAR) plan is essentially a hybrid between a traditional stock option plan and a phantom stock plan, and combines the tax benefits of both types of plans.
Name of director: GP Briggs (Chief Executive Officer) Company: Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited Nature of transaction: Off market Grant of Share Appreciation Rights, Performance Shares, Restricted Shares and Matching Performance Shares Periods of vesting: Share Appreciation Rights vest in equal thirds on the third, fourth and fifth anniversary of the allocation.