Daily Archives: March 1, 2021, 2:38 pm

Senate Panel Sets Date for Gensler SEC Nomination Hearing | ThinkAdvisor

The Senate Banking Committee has scheduled for March 2 a nomination hearing for Gary Gensler, President Joe Biden’s nominee to head the Securities and Exchange Commission. Gensler, former head of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, faces numerous tasks once confirmed by the Senate, with the Reddit GameStop squeeze likely front and center. Source: Senate Panel Sets Date for Gensler SEC Nomination Hearing…

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Charles Schwab Taps Jones Day Partner to Lead New In-House Regulatory Group | Corporate Counsel

Westlake, Texas-based financial services firm Charles Schwab has hired Jones Day partner Shamoil Shipchandler to serve as the chief counsel for its new regulatory group.Shipchandler, who is based in Dallas, said in an interview Tuesday that he starts at the company Jan. 25. He leads the firm’s newly created risk and regulatory group. That group oversees areas of litigation, investigation, regulatory,…

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