SEC Releases

Commissioner Uyeda Discusses ESG In Depth | SEC Releases

  SEC Releases Brief Introduction SEC Commissioner, Mark Uyeda, made multiple remarks on January 27th related to the use of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing. […]

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Firm Charged $5 Million for Misleading Disclosures

SEC Releases Brief Introduction On January 23rd, the SEC charged a firm five million dollars for misleading disclosures. The firm provided a subscription service that provided daily price […]

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SEC Updates Marketing Rule FAQs

SEC Releases On January 11th, the SEC released updated Marketing Rule FAQs. See below for key takeaways. Key Takeaways from the SEC Gross and Net […]

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Portfolio Manager Fined $250,000 for Undisclosed Conflict of Interest

SEC Releases Brief Introduction On January 5th, the SEC charged a Portfolio Manager $250,000 for failing to disclose a conflict of interest. The individual was charged […]

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5 Rules Released by the SEC Makes Waves for the Industry

SEC Releases Brief Introduction On December 14th, the SEC provided one adopted amendment, two proposed amendments, and two proposed rules. The large number of announcements should […]

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RIA Censured for Compliance Failures | SEC Fines

SEC Releases Brief Introduction A Registered Investment Adviser was censured and fined $75,000, and its CEO/CCO was fined $25,000, after multiple compliance violations over an extended period […]

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SEC Risk Alert for Identity Theft Under Regulation S-ID

SEC Releases Brief Introduction The SEC published a risk alert on December 5th related to Regulation S-ID after recent Compliance Examinations of Investment Advisers and Broker Dealers. Regulation S-ID […]

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SEC Announces Strategic Plan for 2022-2026

SEC Releases Brief Introduction The SEC published a 16-page document highlighting their strategic plan for 2022 through 2026. In addition to comments from the SEC chair […]

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SEC Charges $4 Million Over Investments Misrepresented as ESG

SEC Releases Brief Introduction On November 22nd 2022, the SEC charged a major investment firm $4 Million dollars in relation to their management of Funds identified as Environmental, Social, […]

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$6.4 Billion in Penalties | SEC Enforcement Results for 2022

SEC Releases Brief Introduction The SEC announced on November 15th a large summary of their enforcement actions for the fiscal year of 2022. The SEC increased its enforcement […]

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SEC Compliance Program Outreach National Seminar | Key Takeaways

SEC Releases Brief Introduction Today, November 15th, the SEC just completed their Compliance Program Outreach National Seminar, which covered multiple important areas. SEC Chair, Gary […]

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SEC Adopts Key Reforms for Mutual Fund and ETF Disclosures

SEC Releases Brief Introduction On October 26th, the SEC adopted important disclosure reforms for the Mutual Fund and ETF industry. The expectation going forward will be […]

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