EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT

This Employment Agreement (the "Agreement"), is entered into as of July 1, 2001 (the "Commencement Date"), by MarketWatch.com, Inc. (the "Company") and Lawrence S. Kramer (the "Executive").

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Agreement as of the date first above written.

 

MARKETWATCH.COM, INC.

 

/s/ Joan P. Platt_____________

Joan P. Platt

Chief Financial Officer

 

EXECUTIVE

 

/s/ Lawrence S. Kramer_______

Lawrence S. Kramer

 

Exhibit A

TARGET BONUS AND SPECIFICATIONS

 

Annual Target Bonus Rate: Fifty percent (50%) of the then-applicable base salary actually paid in a given year.

 

 

Specifications: two components.

Year of Agreement

% of Base Salary Actually Paid for Such Year Payable Upon Achievement of Financial Objectives

Financial Objectives

1st Year

25%

To be determined annually by the Board

2nd Year

25%

To be determined annually by the Board

3rd Year

25%

To be determined annually by the Board

 

Source: OneCLE Business Contracts.