Tag: SEC

Reading Into the SEC’s 2021 Enforcement Priorities

The ongoing implementation of Regulation Best Interest gets top billing in the SEC’s recently published 2021 examination priorities list, though recent evidence suggests the regulator’s focus on share class disclosures remains a chief concern. 

What to Expect From a Biden Appointee-Led SEC

A former Securities and Exchange Commission litigator who was at the regulator during the transition from the Clinton administration to the Bush administration considers what might happen when Democratic President-elect Joe Biden takes office.

New Fiduciary Rule Ahead

The main theme of the DOL’s new rule proposal is in alignment with other regulators—the SEC and FINRA in particular—but the agency is not surrendering its jurisdiction over tax-qualified retirement plans.