News Archive: Feb - 2010

SEC Considers Exemptions for Pay-to-Play Rule

The US regulator's decision depends on whether the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) implements strict pay-to-play rules prohibiting activities by registered broker-dealers acting as placement agents.

Pension Corp. to Finalize Capital Raising

The specialist insurer is close to completing 600 million pounds ($942 million) in fundraising as it looks to profit from the growing desire of UK companies to insure their pension liabilities.