Daily Archives: January 21, 2019, 2:38 pm

Trump’s failure to name Democrats to agencies stalls enforcement – POLITICO

President Donald Trump has failed to advance Democratic nominees to three key financial regulatory agencies for months, breaking yet another Washington tradition and sparing Wall Street companies from enforcement penalties. Slots at the SEC, the FDIC and the National Credit Union Administration have gone unfilled because the White House has not nominated Democrats to take them, giving Republicans a bigger…

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Waters, McHenry Introduce Bill to Curb Insider Trading | ThinkAdvisor

House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., and ranking member Rep. Patrick McHenry, R-N.C., introduced bipartisan legislation Friday to curb insider trading. The Promoting Transparent Standards for Corporate Insiders Act, H.R. 624, requires the Securities and Exchange Commission to amend Rule 10b5-1 to ensure corporate insiders are unable to indirectly engage in illegal insider trading through changes to their…

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