Tagged: financial services committee

“Sarbanes-Oxley is Shutting Out Average Investors from the Early Growth Stages of the Next Cisco & Starbucks”

It is a fact that the number of public companies and the number of companies going public have dramatically decreased over the last 15 years. For private investors like High Net Worth Individuals or Venture Capitalists this has not been an issue. It is arguable… Read More

Congressional Committee Hearing: Today’s Equity Market Structure and How We Got Here

The Congressional subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment Enterprises, has scheduled a hearing on the topic of US equity markets. Entitled,“U.S. Equity Market Structure Part I: A Review of the Evolution of Today’s Equity Market Structure and How We Got Here,” is scheduled to… Read More

Big Week at House Financial Services Committee as Janet Yellen is set to Appear

The House Financial Services Committee has an interesting schedule next week. On Wednesday, February 10th, Janet Yellen, Chair of the Federal Reserve, will wander up to Capitol Hill for a thorough grilling by Committee members. The Fed raised rates by 25 basis points last December… Read More

US Congress: Small Business Advocate Bill May Become Law in 2016

A bill has been weaving its way through the Congressional process and it is one that is due in large part to Crowdfund Insider Senior Contributor Sam Guzik.  HR 3784 was introduced into the House Financial Services Committee in October of last year. It received… Read More

Testimony by SEC Chair Mary Jo White

Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White travelled to Capital Hill today to visit the House Committee on Financial Services.  In prepared remarks Chair White reviewed what has been accomplished during her tenure and what expectations for 2014 she holds for the agency. The… Read More

SEC Chair Mary Jo White Testifies Before House Financial Services Committee

Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White will testify before the House Financial Services Committee on Tuesday, April 29. The committee will hold an oversight hearing to examine the SEC’s rulemaking agenda, operations and $1.7 billion budget request. Committee members are also expected to… Read More

SEC Chair Mary Jo White Set To Testify on JOBS Act Progress

The House Financial Services Committee, Chaired by Congressman Jeb Hensarling, is set to get an update from Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White this week regarding multiple issues at the SEC.  Scheduled for  this coming Tuesday, April 29th at 10AM, White will be… Read More