Securities and Exchange Commission

US politics

Biden nominates veteran regulators Gensler and Chopra as SEC chairman and CPFB chief

President-elect Joe Biden has picked a pair of veteran regulators strongly backed by progressive Democrats to lead two key Wall Street watchdogs, signalling that his administration is planning toug

Online privacy

Facebook to pay record US$5 bil fine over privacy; faces antitrust probe

(July 25): Facebook Inc will pay a record-breaking US$5 billion ($6.8 billion) fine to resolve a government probe into its privacy practices and will boost safeguards on user data, the US Federal T