The SEC chairman advocated mandating public companies disclose climate risks will be a benefit to investors and the market as a whole.
President Joe Biden nominated Lisa M. Gomez as assistant secretary for the Employee Benefits Security Administration.
SEC Commissioner Hester M. Peirce is concerned an ESG disclosure rule-making could bring about myriad complexities and consequences.
The Chamber of Commerce criticized the SEC for its decision not to recommend enforcement actions related to rules for proxy advisory firms.
The Senate confirmed Nellie Liang as the Treasury Department's undersecretary for domestic finance in a 72-27 vote.
TIAA-CREF Individual & Institutional Services agreed to pay $97 million to settle SEC charges around rollover recommendations.
The Department of Labor could broaden who is considered a fiduciary under ERISA, as stakeholders watch how the SEC enforces Reg BI.
The GAO recommended the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board evaluate investment offerings with an eye on climate-related risks.
The SEC delayed a decision for the second time on whether to approve the first bitcoin exchange-traded fund in the U.S.
Several investor groups filed a complaint in U.S. District Court to vacate the SEC's shareholder proposal rule.
Renee Jones was appointed director of the Securities and Exchange Commission's division of corporation finance.
Under new Chairman Gary Gensler, the SEC is planning to issue rule proposals on climate risk, proxy-voting advice and more.
The SEC is considering further regulatory action on its proxy adviser rules, much to the chagrin or delight of respective stakeholders.
Budget season is officially underway in Washington as the White House has proposed a $6 trillion federal budget for the next fiscal year.
ETF assets under management have soared in recent years to $6.6 trillion as of Dec. 31.
The SEC is weighing several bitcoin ETF proposals and is soliciting comments on applications from Fidelity and SkyBridge Capital.
Nebraska lawmakers bypassed a veto, voting to transfer the administrative duties of the Omaha School Employees fund to a state board.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts vetoed a bill that would transfer administration of the Omaha School Employees pension fund to a state board.
The SEC approved a Nasdaq proposal allowing companies to raise capital while also doing direct listings instead of initial public offerings.
President Joe Biden signed an executive order directing federal agencies to assess and mitigate financial risks related to climate change.