Compliance

Compliance Corp Finance

What is a Form 3? The federal securities laws require certain individuals (such as officers, directors, and those that hold more than 10% of any class of a company’s securities (“insiders”) to report purchases, sales, and holdings of their company’s securities by filing Forms 3, 4, and 5. When a […]

Compliance News

Subprime Automobile Finance Company Charged with Fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced fraud charges against two former executives of a subprime automobile finance company for misleading investors about the subprime automobile loans that backed its $100 million offering. The SEC’s complaint, filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, alleges that James […]

Brokers Compliance News

Netflix Insider Trading Ring

You cannot trade on material, non-public information, and that includes non-public information concerning the growth in your employer’s subscriber base or information contained in unpublished earnings releases. And if you do, you will undoubtedly be caught, and subjected to some very harsh penalties. Fines, a return of three times the […]