SEC Litigation Releases

FINRA Dispute Resolution Rule Filings

  • by SR-FINRA-2018-003
    Proposed Rule Filing Relating to Simplified Arbitration
  • by SR-FINRA-2018-012
    Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (“FINRA”) is filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC” or “Commission”) a proposed rule change to amend FINRA Rules 12214(e)(1) and 12904(g)(5) of the Code of Arbitration Procedure for Customer Disputes (“Customer Code”) and FINRA Rules 13214(e)(1) and 13904(g)(5) of the Code of Arbitration Procedure for Industry Disputes (“Industry […]
  • by SR-FINRA-2017-025
    Proposed Rule Change Relating to Revisions to the Definition of Non-public Arbitrator
  • by SR-FINRA-2017-009
    Proposed Rule Change to Amend the Customer And Industry Codes to Expedite List Selection in Arbitration
  • by SR-FINRA-2016-033
    Proposed Rule Change Relating to Broadening Chairperson Eligibility in Arbitration

SEC Administrative Proceeding Releases

  • Order Denying Motion to Vacate Settled Order and Other Relief
  • Order Instituting Administrative and Cease-and-Desist Proceedings Pursuant to Sections 15(b) and 21C of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Section 203(e) of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, Making Findings, and Imposing Remedial Sanctions and a Cease-and-Desist Order
  • Notice of Proposed Plan of Distribution and Opportunity for Comment
  • Order Instituting Administrative and Cease-and-Desist Proceedings, Pursuant to Sections 203(e) and 203(k) of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, Making Findings, and Imposing Remedial Sanctions and a Cease-and-Desist Order
  • Order Making Findings and Imposing Disgorgement and Prejudgment Interest Pursuant to Section 8A of the Securities Act of 1933, Sections 15(b) and 21C of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Sections 203(e), 203(f), and 203(k) of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, and Section 9(b) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 as to Kimberly […]

FINRA Investor Alert news feeds

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    No matter where you get your trading insights, and whether you are following a recommendation to buy stocks, bonds, options or something else, know this: where there is opportunity, there is also risk. Here are 10 tips.
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    If you view market volatility as an opportunity to purchase more stock at a favorable price, make sure you look beyond the ticker symbol to confirm you are buying the right company. Many companies have similar names.
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    One of the best ways you can protect your investment portfolio is to monitor your holdings and activity. You should make it a habit to review online or paper account statements and trade confirmations on a regular basis. You should review your statement as soon as you receive it to confirm it correctly reflects your […]
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    FINRA and the SEC’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy are issuing this Investor Alert to inform investors about social sentiment investing tools and highlight their risks. This Alert provides tips to consider before using tools that analyze or aggregate information from social media sources to make investment decisions or attempt to predict changes in […]
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    FINRA is issuing this alert to inform investors that investments in digital assets, such as ICO tokens and cryptocurrencies, can involve significant uncertainty, as well as risks that are different from more conventional assets like stocks or bonds.