Cambridge, Mass., December 11, 2013 — The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today submitted a comment letter to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCOAB) critiquing the June 2011 initial concept release broadly seeking to improve the form of auditors’ report. The letter raises concerns over unnecessary effort and expense without recognizable investor benefits.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., November 21, 2013—U.S. capital market competitiveness remained weak through the third quarter of 2013, when measures of aversion to U.S. public equity markets reached levels not seen since the 2007-2008 financial crisis. “The global competitiveness of U.S. capital markets continues to disappoint in 2013,” said Prof. Hal S.
DATE: Thursday, November 14, 2013 TIME: 9-10:30am LOCATION: National Press Club (Murrow Room), Washington, DC Join the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation and experts from the Bank of England, Financial Conduct Authority, and the European Supervisory Authority’s Impact Assessment Network to discuss their successes with cost-benefit analysis (aka “impact assessment”) and
Cambridge, Mass., November 1, 2013 — The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today submitted a comment letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) critiquing the September 2013 report of the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Financial Research, entitled Asset Management and Financial Stability. The comment letter raises concerns such as SIFI designation.
Cambridge, Mass., October 21, 2013 — The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today submitted a multi-agency comment letter to the Federal Reserve, FDIC, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency critiquing the proposed rule to increase the leverage ratios applicable to large U.S. bank holding companies and their insured depository institution subsidiaries.