Daily Archives: September 16, 2015, 6:25 pm

SEC tells Senate committee bill would handcuff its investigations – MarketWatch

Andrew Ceresney, director of the Division of Enforcement at the Securities and Exchange Commission, said the Senate’s Committee on the Judiciary at a hearing on Wednesday morning that the pending Electronic Communications Privacy Act Amendments Act would impede the ability of the SEC and other civil law enforcement agencies to investigate and uncover financial fraud and other unlawful conduct. Ceresney…

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SEC Chair Faces New Conflict Claims Over Husband’s Legal Work – Bloomberg Business

White is in the midst of weighing candidates to head the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, a little-known watchdog whose chairman makes more than $670,000 a year and has great sway over the industry. The Center for Effective Government, an advocacy group, said White should step aside because her husband, John White, sits on an official advisory group to the…

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