SEC Probing More Than 100 Companies

Taylor, Colleen
September 2006
Electronic News;9/11/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 37, p38
Trade Publication
The article reports that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is investigating more than 100 companies for stock option backdating-25 percent more than the commission disclosed it was investigating in July 2006 according to Christopher Cox, the SEC chairman. Cox described the implemented policy and legislative changes that have been designed to prevent stock options backdating.


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