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Our outsourced Mutual Fund CCO solution provides a highly qualified named CCO supported by a team of experienced professionals. The result? Company directors and trustees feel confident that regulatory liability is expertly managed and under control. learn more »


New SEC Guidance for Investment Advisers’ Obligations Regarding Proxy Voting

The SEC’s Divisions of Investment Management and Corporation Finance recently provided guidance (the “Guidance”) to investment advisers regarding their obligations in voting client proxies and retaining proxy advisory firms. ... read more »

Steps Directors Can take to Avoid SEC Enforcement

SEC Chair Mary Jo White recently shared steps directors can take to meet various SEC expectations. At the annual Stanford Directors’ College, Chair White highlighted the important role directors play... read more »

Understanding SEC Enforcement

One of the main goals of any registered firm is to avoid an enforcement action.  The more you know about trends with regard to enforcement cases, the better equipped you... read more »

SEC Risk Alert - Cyber Security

As if April 15th wasn't bad enough? In addition to it being Tax Day, the U. S. Securities Exchange Commission's ("SEC") Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations ("OCIE") issued a... read more »

If You Have Never Been Examined by the SEC, Get Ready

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced on Thursday, February 20th that its Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) is launching an initiative directed at investment advisers that have never... read more »

SEC National Exam Program 2014 Exam Priorities

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s National Examination Program (“NEP”) has released 2014 examination priorities which can be found here. Much of what has been announced is a reiteration of... read more »


GAIM Ops Ireland 2014

When: October 8-10th, 2014 Where: Powerscourt Hotel, Wicklow Ireland

IA Compliance Fall Conference 2014

When: September 22th, 2014 Where: Loews Philadelphia Hotel

NYC CCO Compliance Roundtable

When: September 23rd 2014 Where: Blank Rome LLP, The Chrysler Building, 405 Lexington Avenue, 22nd Floor Board Room