December 2009
Intervention in School & Clinic;Dec2009, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p26
Academic Journal
The article provides information on the issues regarding the financial services industry particularly in the securities/section 20/broker-dealer sector in the U.S. The House Financial Services Committee passed the Investor Protection Act authored by Representative Paul Kanjorski that revamps the budget, enforcement power, and regulatory authorities of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The SEC also published an entity compliance guide addressing the removal of credit ratings references which was an adopted amendment to the Investor Company Act.


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