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SEC OCIE Risk Alert | Observations from Cybersecurity Examinations August 2017

August 9, 2017
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On August 7th, 2017, the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (“OCIE”) released its observations from its Cybersecurity 2 Initiative. The staff examined  75 firms consisting of broker-dealers, investment advisers, and investment companies (“funds”) in order to assess industry practices and legal and compliance issues […]

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2016 SEC Enforcement Results

On October 11th, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced that, in fiscal year 2016, it filed 868 enforcement actions exposing financial reporting-related misconduct by companies and their executives and misconduct by registrants and gatekeepers, as the agency continued to enhance its use of data […]

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AIFMD And What It Means For Your Insurance Program

In July of 2013, the European Union’s issued a directive aimed at Alternative Investment Fund Managers also known as the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD”). The AIFMD requires AIFMs who market within the EU to hold either sufficient capital or have appropriate insurance in place to […]

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