Latest news by Michael Volpe
August 11, 2020
urging the SEC to investigate the transactions surrounding the $765 million proposed deal under the Defense Production Act of 1950 (DPA) between the Trump administration and Eastman Kodak Company (Kodak) amid reports that Kodak’s compensation board issued $1.75 million in stock options to Jim Continenza, the company’s Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
July 28, 2020
The proverbial sausage was being made by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) last week. The SEC held one of its regular open meeting in which it considered two rules. …
July 27, 2020
Two people intimately involved in helping to craft the legislation, say that Dodd/Frank has functioned well. Dawn Stump and Dan Berkovitz are both now Commissioners on the Commodity Futures Trading …
July 25, 2020
Two individuals heard their nominations for the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairs in the US Senate. The Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, also known as the …
July 24, 2020
I’ve been hearing from a lot of firms that that’s been working very well, that they’ve been maintaining a high degree of productivity and that while they may eventually return to the office, they don’t expect everybody to go back to the office the way they were.
July 17, 2020
“In 2008, obviously the bailout of the banks and capitalization, and now, in this crisis, with governments around the world, especially here in the UK, looking to the finance sector for those solutions as well. So, that’s what’s been really fascinating is how many banks alongside governments- how do we solve this.”