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Mark Schoeff Jr.

Reporter: Regulatory / SEC / Taxes

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Mark Schoeff Jr. covers Capitol Hill and regulatory agencies for InvestmentNews. A former Senate aide, he’s seen firsthand the best and worst of Washington since the end of the Bush 41 administration. An Indiana native, he’s a victim of capture himself — by the capital’s sport teams — becoming a Nationals, Wizards and Skins fan.

Recent Articles

Show me the money: Financial advisory trade groups pay handsomely

Dec 1, 2015

Annual pay can easily exceed $500,000 for some CEOs

BrokerCheck to post firings in three days instead of 15

Nov 30, 2015

Finra decided making the termination notice public more quickly was necessary to better inform investors considering hiring a broker

Women lawmakers play an outsized role in policymaking that affects advisers

Nov 22, 2015

Percentage of women in Congress similar to their proportion in the advice sector, with plenty of room to grow

SEC indicates timing, substance of 'accredited investor' reform

Nov 19, 2015

Chairwoman White testifies before Congress about next steps and factors to gauge investor sophistication

New Ways & Means chairman gives Speaker Ryan a tax-reform partner

Nov 19, 2015

One of Rep. Kevin Brady's ongoing pursuits has been eliminating the estate tax

Republicans want to see cost-benefit analysis before SEC proceeds on fiduciary

Nov 18, 2015

Today's hearing on 2016 budget discussed the DOL rule as well, with a lawmaker asking Chairwoman Mary Jo White, 'Why are you allowing the Labor Department to take over your territory?'

Adviser coalition calls on Congress to reject attempts to stop DOL fiduciary rule

Nov 17, 2015

Rep. Peter Roskam and colleagues' 'legislative principles' for retirement advisers refer only to disclosing conflicts, not mitigating them, FPC says

Nicholas Schorsch's RCAP gets scorched on multiple fronts

Nov 15, 2015

Two deals called off, Mass. charges fraud, NYSE may delist firm

SEC's Mary Jo White rips bill to ease restrictions on BDCs

Nov 13, 2015

Despite chairwoman's concerns, backers hope legislation will pass because of bipartisan support

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