President-Elect Biden formally nominated Gary Gensler as Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), to lead the agency’s Wall Street oversight and investor protection efforts.
An historic anti-corruption measure ending anonymous companies in the United States became law on Friday, capping a more than decade-long campaign by transparency advocates.
An historic anti-corruption measure ending anonymous U.S. companies could be within days of enactment after House lawmakers voted to override a presidential veto.
In final days at the SEC, Chairman Clayton leads vote approving weak final rule for oil, mining payment disclosure provision of Dodd-Frank Act.
By a veto-proof majority, the U.S. Senate passed historic legislation to end anonymous companies, capping a week that included both International Anti-Corruption Day and International Human Rights Day, sending the measure to the White House to be signed into law.
By a veto-proof margin, the House of Representatives passed legislation ending anonymous companies on the eve of International Anti-Corruption Day, teeing up final Senate passage.