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U.S. lawmaker says Facebook cannot be trusted to regulate itself

U.S. lawmaker says Facebook cannot be trusted to regulate itself

Published 15/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. Representative David Cicilline, expected to become the next chairman of House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, said on Wednesday that Facebook [more…]

Regulate: ex-world leaders’ solution to ‘failed’ drug war

Regulate: ex-world leaders’ solution to ‘failed’ drug war

Published 24/09/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - More governments should turn away from a repressive war on drugs that has “failed” and look to proven strategies to implement [more…]

SEC halts trading in two cryptocurrency products, citing market…

SEC halts trading in two cryptocurrency products, citing market…

Published 10/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Sunday it was immediately suspending trading in two investment products that track cryptocurrencies, [more…]

Senate panel votes to advance Trump pick to head consumer watchdog

Senate panel votes to advance Trump pick to head consumer watchdog

Published 23/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate Banking Committee voted on Thursday to advance President Donald Trump’s pick to head the federal consumer watchdog despite criticism [more…]

Trump backs CEOs, proposes easing corporate reporting rules

Trump backs CEOs, proposes easing corporate reporting rules

Published 17/08/2018

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump asked securities regulators to explore replacing quarterly reporting requirements with half-yearly filings at the urging of executives [more…]

Trump asks SEC to mull half-year corporate filings

Trump asks SEC to mull half-year corporate filings

Published 17/08/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he has asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact of allowing companies [more…]

It will be tough for Trump’s SEC to overhaul reporting rules

It will be tough for Trump’s SEC to overhaul reporting rules

Published 17/08/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that he wanted the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to explore doing away with quarterly corporate reports, [more…]

SEC moves to ease information disclosure requirements

SEC moves to ease information disclosure requirements

Published 17/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. securities regulator on Friday said it had voted to simplify and update requirements for disclosing information that it considers [more…]

Kill quarterly reporting? Some investors ring alarm bells

Kill quarterly reporting? Some investors ring alarm bells

Published 17/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Less reporting by U.S. corporations could put shareholders in the dark, allow companies to drift off course and even make U.S. [more…]

China state-backed funds sit on their hands during stock market slump

China state-backed funds sit on their hands during stock market slump

Published 23/07/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s five state-backed mutual funds, launched during the 2015 crash to rescue the market, sat on their hands last quarter when shares [more…]