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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, February 11, 2021 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   SEC’s Elimination of Automatic Waivers for Lawbreakers is a Good First Step in... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, February 9, 2021 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   SEC’s Redelegation of Enforcement Investigation Authority is Critical to Protecting... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, February 3, 2021 Contact:  Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   Better Markets’ Letter to Treasury Secretary and Financial Regulators Meeting... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, February 1, 2021 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   Key Issues for Investigation Regarding Robinhood, Reddit, GameStop and Rigged... Read More
Better Markets continues to watch for decisions in a number of important pending cases, including Roderick Ford v. TD Ameritrade, as well as track key issues in the courts. Roderick Ford v. TD Ameritrade. In 2019,... Read More
A whistleblower advocate filed a lawsuit challenging the SEC’s recent amendments to its whistleblower program as contrary to law, irrational and procedurally flawed as we argued when the rule was proposed.   As... Read More
Better Markets continues to update TRACERTM, a public resource that we launched last year to track and monitor all of the emergency actions taken by financial regulators in response to the coronavirus crisis.  ... Read More
Earlier this month, Better Markets filed a comment letter on an SEC proposal that would change the disclosures that mutual funds and exchange-traded funds are required to send to their investors.   Why it matters.... Read More
Better Markets joined efforts led by longtime allies and friends at Public Citizen and The Center for Responsible Lending to oppose a proposed rule from the OCC that would require banks to lend to risky and predatory... Read More
On Jan. 4, Better Markets filed a comment letter on a proposed rule that threatens to weaken the role of supervisory guidance in bank supervision.   Why it matters. Supervisory guidance is a critical tool in... Read More
In less than two weeks, the Biden administration has taken steps that have the potential to do more for Main Street Americans than the former administration did in four years.   Naming Janet Yellen as Treasury... Read More
Recent actions by the Biden administration, including naming competent, experienced agency heads and implementing a regulatory freeze, are significant steps toward more appropriate financial regulation that protects Main... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, January 18, 2021 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   CFPB Director Nominee Rohit Chopra Will Change Trump’s Predator Protection Bureau... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday January 14, 2021 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   OCC Finalizes “Fair Access” Rule that Increases Risk, Threatens Consumers and... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   Better Markets Applauds Gary Gensler’s Reported Selection as SEC Chairman... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   New Report on Wall Street’s Crime Spree From 1998-2020: 395 Major Legal Actions... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, January 5, 2021 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   Regulators Propose to Weaken Supervisory Guidance, a Critical Tool Designed to Correct... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C.  –  Senior Securities Policy Adviser Lev Bagramian issued the... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   FDIC Gives Early Holiday Gift to Banks with Approval of Two Rules on  Acquisition of... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Contact: Pamela Russell at 202-618-6433 or prussell@bettermarkets.com   SEC Approval of Market Data Rules Has Potential to Increase Access to Data Positive... Read More

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