Equilar is a company that offers information and benchmarking services. The company provides online databases, search tools and custom research services. It serves several corporations, human capital consultation companies, law firms and investors. Equilar offers executive compensation and corporate governance data. The company s clients include Pearl Meyer & Partners, Compensia and Steven Hall & Partners. It helps to minimize board liability through the use of third-party source of compensation data. Equilar conducts supplement consultant studies. The company standardizes business processes. Its AwardsInsight product is used for equity compensation programs. Equilar offers employee stock purchase plan design solutions. The company also provides director ownership guidelines.