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  • Blog

    Kara Stein: A vision for data at the SEC


    SEC Commissioner Kara Stein has renewed calls to create an Office of Data Strategy that would be tasked with coordinating the creation of a data strategy addressing how the SEC collects, manages, uses, and provides data. Jaclyn Jaeger reports.

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    SEC’s massive database plan starts to take shape


    The SEC’s Consolidated Audit Trail initiative, which will give regulators a means to efficiently track all trades in real time, has moved one giant step closer to reality with a call for public comments. But what will its final form look like? Joe Mont offers a closer look.

  • Article

    Avoiding the Pitfalls of Data Mining


    In recent months, numerous companies have found themselves the target of legal and enforcement actions for obtaining or using personal data without consent. The kicker: Most of these actions could have been easily avoided, since most of the infractions were clear violations of contract law. “If companies simply complied with ...