Mary Jo White

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A line in the budget proposed by the White House last week would scrap the $50 million annual “Reserve Fund” created by Congress after the financial crisis. Photograph:  Olivier Douliery/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump’s administration plans to eliminate the part of the Securities and Exchange Commission budget that it has used to help ident(...)

US SEC officials opened a formal investigation in December into Yahoo’s failure to disclose a massive cyber attack for nearly two years. Photograph: Kimberly White/Reuters

The US Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Yahoo’s failure to disclose a massive cyber attack for nearly two years even as it pursued (...)

Barclays has admitted it broke the law and agreed to pay $70 million

Barclays and Credit Suisse have settled federal and state charges that they misled investors in their dark pools, with Barclays admitting it broke th(...)

Mary Jo White: the chairwoman of the US Securities and Exchange Commission, questioned whether investors could understand a company’s prospects when they were bamboozled by the “sheer magnitude” of user numbers that might bear no relation to profitability. Photograph: Bloomberg

The top US securities regulator has warned that technology companies with lots of users will not always translate them into large profits, in comments(...)

Twitter: The IPO values Twitter at $14.1 billion

Twitter Inc priced its initial public offering above its expected range to raise more than $1.8 billion, in a sign of strong investor demand for the m(...)