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Bill Myers

Bill Myers is Regulatory Compliance Watch’s editor. He focuses on private equity and hedge funds, based in our Rockville office. He’s been a newsman for two decades in Chicago, Cambodia and Washington DC.
Momentus CEO Mikhail Kokorich and his SPAC backers misled investors about Kokorich's national security 'threat,' the Commission claims.
The Foundry Capital Group case checks all the boxes for the SEC's 2021 exam priorities.
Michael Cohn will spend the next nine months under house arrest after he admitted to creeping into the Commission's database.
New Jersey Democrat Josh Gottheimer has raised more money from private equity, hedge funds and venture capital funds than any other House candidate.
A 'framework' approach, summa of chairman Jay Clayton's SEC career, comes over Democratic objections.
SEC chairman Jay Clayton wants an overhaul of the advertising rule that would bring private funds into scope by year end. The proposal has industry representatives up in arms.
SEC passes rule that supporters hope will attract more retail investors into private capital markets.
The SEC has widened the definition of accredited investor in the hopes of bringing more ordinary people into the $23trn private funds market.
The Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations issued a warning about increasing cyber risks to registrants with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and outlined six areas they should review.
Less than one-fifth of private fund compliance officers have a single title, a review of SEC disclosure data finds.

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