SEC Fines Bankrate $15M for Accounting Fraud
SEC alleges Bankrate's former CFO, former accounting director and former VP of finance colluded to inflate earnings to meet Wall Street expectations.
Citigroup in Hot Water Again With SEC, NY Attorney General
Citigroup Global Markets must pay the SEC a $15 million penalty for failing to supervise trades and repay New York customers for investment fee overcharges.
SEC Awards $3M to Whistleblower Who Helped Crack ‘Complex Fraud’
The whistleblower’s “specific and detailed information” laid out a scheme that would have been very difficult to detect, the SEC said.
The SEC and FINRA Proclaim: Trust No One!
Our industry doesn't deserve to be painted by regulators with the lowest common denominator. Case in point: the SEC actions against CCOs
SEC: Self-Directed IRA Custodian Ignored Red Flags in 2 Schemes
The Ohio-based IRA provider is accused of ignoring red flags in one scheme targeting churchgoers and another targeting real estate investors.
SEC Loses Fraud Case Against Robare Group
Judge dismisses fraud charges related to conflicts of interest against the Houston-based firm.
Deutsche Bank Hit With $55M SEC Fine for Misstating Financial Reports
During the financial crisis, “Deutsche Bank’s financial statements did not reflect the significant risk” in large, complex illiquid derivative positions, says SEC's Ceresney.
SEC Charges Atlanta Advisor With Defrauding Police, Firefighter Pension Plans
Firm breached its fiduciary duty by selling unsuitable investments to pension funds for the city’s police, firefighters and transit workers, the SEC says.
SEC Announces Compliance Outreach Seminars
The seminars will cover hot-button issues like cybersecurity, retirement planning and dual registrants.
SEC Awards Whistleblower in Paradigm Capital Case
Paradigm 'engaged in a series of retaliatory actions against the whistleblower,' the SEC said.