Mark Schoeff Jr.
Senior Reporter: Washington, Regulation and Legislationstaff
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.
Aug 17, 2017
RIAs can enter '0' in some new parts of the document before their annual filing next year
Aug 15, 2017
Length of time for measure's review gives SEC, other regulators greater chance to get involved in setting advice standards
Aug 15, 2017
Says states need to take the lead in securities investigations as Trump moves to cut back financial regulation
Aug 9, 2017
Battle intensifies as Labor Department seeks to push off implementation until July 2019
Aug 4, 2017
Brokerage industry dominates investment-adviser sector in political, lobbying spending
Aug 3, 2017
David Grim steps down after two-decade career at agency; new leader has not been named
Aug 2, 2017
Consumer groups and American Council of Life Insurers square off over how stringent the investment advice standard should be
Aug 1, 2017
Securities and Exchange Commission steps up information collection to augment risk analysis
Jul 27, 2017
More than half of respondents to InvestmentNews poll say their confidence has dropped since start of term. Supporters give him partial credit for market uptick.
Jul 26, 2017
Chief regulator is confident two agencies could reach 'common ground' on an investment advice standard across all accounts