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.
The SEC announced a proposal to modernize advertising rules affecting investment advisers, and the HFSC announced a November hearing on private funds.
The central bank voted to lower the federal funds rate in response to a cooling economy mitigated by weak business investment and exports.
Democratic congressional leaders urged federal financial regulators to explain their decision to alter the Volcker Rule in a recently submitted letter.
A recent congressional subcommittee hearing focused on the opportunity zone program and concerns about its ability to positively impact small businesses.