Regulations in the United States – What is the Securities and Exchange Committee (SEC)?

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Reading Time: 2 minutes The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) was established in 1934 with a mission of protecting investors, maintaining fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitating capital formation. The Securities and Exchange Commission is a U.S. government oversight agency responsible for regulating the securities markets and protecting investors. SEC promotes full public disclosure, protects investors against fraudulent and manipulative practices […]