Tag: u.s securities and exchange commission

Rick Scott: SEC Needs to Protect American Investors From Chinese Threats

Scott has been calling for additional protections and warnings for investors about the risks associated with Chinese-based companies trading publicly on U.S. exchanges.

Rick Scott Calls on Investment Leaders to Protect Americans from China

In February, Scott expressed his concerns to the SEC chairman about how U.S.-listed Chinese companies present regulatory, oversight and enforcement challenges that undermine transparency and confidence in American markets.

Rick Scott: SEC Should Exclude Chinese-Based Companies from Coronavirus-Related Regulatory Relief

This week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott sent a letter to Jay Clayton, the chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, (SEC) urging the SEC to exclude Chinese-based companies trading publicly on U.S. stock exchanges from eligibility for SEC filing extensions due to impacts of the coronavirus.

Nikki Fried, FTC Warn Floridians About Coronavirus Scams

Tactics used by scammers include misleading emails and posts promoting awareness and prevention tips, and fake information about cases in your neighborhoods. Many are setting up websites to sell phony products, and using fake emails, texts, and social media posts as a ruse to take money and acquire personal information.