In a speech given yesterday at Columbia University, SEC Chair Jay Clayton reviewed the SEC’s regulatory achievements over the past year, metaphorically slapping the SEC and the staff on the back for a job well done in accomplishing 88% of the items identified on the SEC’s near-term agenda for fiscal 2018. Of particular interest, however, was his discussion of the some of the priority items on the 2019 agenda. In closing, Clayton hammered again at three risk areas that the SEC is currently monitoring—yes, those three. Clearly, the signal is that companies should consider these risks.
by Cydney Posner For those interested in the impact of Brexit — and who isn’t these days? — see this excellent post by Chris Finney of Cooley’s London office. Also see this page on the Cooley website devoted to Cooley Alerts and posts on Brexit and its implications, including in areas such […]