Middle-Market Public Policy Roundup

ACG members met with SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, the Fed's vice chairman for supervision testified before Congress, and the Fed announced forthcoming reports.

Dismissal in Yorkville Advisors Insider Trading Case

Federal court dismisses SEC charges against private fund investment adviser Yorkville Advisors, LLC and firm executives for alleged insider trading tactics.

FATCA Compliance Campaign Announced

The IRS released five new compliance campaigns, which are areas the agency intends to focus on in future audits.

Opportunity Zones Proposed Guidance Released

The opportunity zones program provides significant tax benefits to investors redeploying capital gains to newly created qualified opportunity zones.

New Research Supports Expansion of Private Equity Investment Opportunities

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation recently released a report advocating for increased private equity investment to encourage economic growth.