Daily Archives: September 28, 2020, 12:27 pm

Fraud Prevention CEO Is Charged With Fraud for Fake Sales (1)

The founder of cyberfraud prevention company NS8 Inc. was accused by federal prosecutors of raising more than $100 million for the firm by misleading investors about the state of its finances. NS8 said it is cooperating with investigators and has learned that the founder and former chief executive officer, Adam Rogas, “fabricated” much of its revenue, leaving it “working to…

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SEC Charges Companies, Former Executives as Part of Risk-Based Initiative

The Securities and Exchange Commission today filed settled actions against two public companies for violations that resulted in the improper reporting of quarterly earnings per share (EPS) that met or exceeded analyst consensus estimates.  The actions are the first arising from investigations generated by the Division of Enforcement’s EPS Initiative, which utilizes risk-based data analytics to uncover potential accounting and…

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