Detail on LSE chief's pay plan

City A.M. yesterday reported that the London Stock Exchange's (LSE) new chief executive Xavier Rolet could earn &pound;5.2m in his first year in the role.<br /> The LSE has subsequently pointed out that Rolet could earn up to &pound;2.3m this year through his base salary, benefits and bonus, if targets are exceeded. <br /> Should he choose to participate fully, he could earn an additional &pound;2.9m through shares invested in in a Long Term Investment Plan (LTIP), which will not vest for three years and are subject to performance targets.