Policy

Middle-Market Public Policy Roundup

A House committee held a private equity hearing, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce evaluated the Stop Wall Street Looting Act, and a federal government shutdown was averted until December.

Middle-Market Public Policy Roundup

The SEC’s Investor Advisory Committee discussed ESG data and the accredited investor definition, and the NLRB's chairman responded to congressional criticism about the joint-employer standard.

Middle-Market Public Policy Roundup

The SEC announced a proposal to modernize advertising rules affecting investment advisers, and the HFSC announced a November hearing on private funds.

Fed’s Third Rate Cut Highlights Dimming Outlook

The central bank voted to lower the federal funds rate in response to a cooling economy mitigated by weak business investment and exports.

Middle-Market Public Policy Roundup

Democratic congressional leaders urged federal financial regulators to explain their decision to alter the Volcker Rule in a recently submitted letter.