September 19, 2012

Dave & Marty on JOBS Act Rulemaking and Ireland

In this podcast, Dave Lynn and Marty Dunn discuss:

– Proposed changes to Rule 506 and Rule 144A under Title II of the JOBS Act
– Our upcoming conferences
– Favorite things about Ireland

Double Talk on Cost-Benefit Analyses

We want the SEC to conduct better cost-benefit analyses. But, in some cases, we want to rush rulemaking so they don’t have time to do them. And around and round we go. The fun of Congress. Learn more in this AdvisorOne article about a JOBS Act joint House hearing last week.

Here is a Huffington Post article discussing a study which puts the cost of the financial crisis at $12.8 trillion. However, the financial industry – and some members of Congress – don’t want such costs to be considered when evaluating new rules related to the crisis.

The Second Deal Cube Tourney: Round One; 16th Match

As noted in these rules (and keep sending more pics for the next tourney), please vote for two of the following four cubes below:

Ice Cream Sundae
Mickey Mouse
Colorful Globe

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– Broc Romanek