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SEC Launches Self-Reporting Initiative for Investment Advisers

In line with Chairman Jay Clayton’s oft-stated priority of protecting the long-term interests of Main Street investors, on Feb. 12, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement announced the launch of a new self-reporting initiative for investment advisers. … Continue reading

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European risk board offers recommendations to mitigate investment fund systemic risks

By John Filar Atwood The European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB) issued recommendations to address the systemic risks related to liquidity mismatches and the use of leverage in investment funds. The recommendations, which are addressed to the European Securities and Markets … Continue reading

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Hall & Helmers on the European Patent Convention's Impact on Patent Filings and Foreign Direct Investment

The Impact of International Patent Systems: Evidence from Accession to the European Patent Convention, which Michael Risch posted about yesterday, caught my eye as well. As Michael explained, economists Bronwyn Hall and Christian Helmers examined the impact on patent filings … Continue reading

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2018 merger review thresholds for Competition Act and Investment Canada Act

The threshold for certain pre-closing net benefit reviews under the Investment Canada Act (ICA) and the threshold for a pre-closing merger notification under the Competition Act have been increased for 2018. Competition Act Canada uses a two-part test for determining whether a pre-merger notification … Continue reading

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TD Ameritrade and Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors, LLC

Contact Us If You Have Lost Money Investing with Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors, LLC Silver Law Group is investigating potential FINRA arbitration claims against TD Ameritrade on behalf of investors who suffered investment losses with Sheaff Brock in stock options as a … Continue reading

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