Pitt Dubbed 'Zeus'; Vows to Review All Commission Rules
- SHOULD AMERICA HAVE FAITH IN HARVEY? Festa, Elizabeth; Wechsler, Pat // Treasury & Risk Management;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p14
Comments on whether the people of America should have faith in Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey L. Pitt. Challenge to rebuild the agency; Proposal for an independent Public Accountability Board; Scope of corporate lawlessness.
- Lawmakers Back Pitt. // Traders Magazine;Jun2002, Vol. 15 Issue 198, p12
Comments on the performance of Harvey Pitt as chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Discussion on the meeting conducted by the U.S. House of Representatives with the Security Traders Association; Views on Pitt.
- WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE NEW SEC CHAIR. // CPA Journal;Jul2001, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p8
Reports on the appointment of Harvey Pitt to head the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 2001. Description of Pitt's career as general counsel at the SEC; Career in law; Role of Pitt in the audit independence debate with the SEC, the American Institute of Certified Public...
- Pitt Tells SIA He Will Upgrade SEC Technology, Economic Analysis. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;11/12/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31263, p31
Focuses on the plans of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Harvey Pitt to improve the economic analysis and technological capabilities of SEC. Views of Pitt on the need for economic and technological expertise.
- Pitt Tells Panel He Has No Plans to Return to Private Practice. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;4/18/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31368, p5
Reports the decision of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman, Harvey Pitt not to return to private law practice. Accounts on the accounting failures of Enron Corp. and Global Crossing; Increase in the pay levels of SEC employees; Development of strategic plans for SEC.
- Muni Office Languishing Under Pitt. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;6/6/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31402, p1
Reports the cutbacks experience by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission under the leadership of Harvey Pitt. Failure of officials to give comments on the cutbacks in the municipal government; Reason of the cutbacks on the commission-wide hiring freeze; Result of the inadequate fundings...
- White House: Pitt Criticism Political. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;10/11/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31490, p1/8
Reports the request on the termination of chairman Harvey Pitt by the Bush Administration officials in the U.S. Engagement of Pitt in a behavior eroding the credibility of the Securities and Exchange Commission; Initiation of the termination request by Majority Leader Tom Daschle and Minority...
- Nov. 5th Fallout Could Impact SEC's Pitt, Housing Legislation. Hume, Lynn; Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/31/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31503, p1
Reports that a shift to the Republican control of the U.S. Senate due to elections as of November 5, 2002 could have an impact on the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of the country. Possible effect of the shift on housing legislations pending in the Senate; Democrats' call for the...
- Pitt Hopes His Successor Won't Face 'Climate of Attacks and Partisanship. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;11/11/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31510, p7
Reports on the statement of the Securities and Exchange Commission chairman Harvey Pitt hoping that his successor does not face a 'Climate of Attacks and Partisanship,' in the commission. Counterproductiveness of the environment created by criticism; Reasons for the resignation of Pitt; Likely...