Stories tagged: SEC
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 5:26 p.m.
SEC letter shows bitcoin funds won’t happen soon, if ever
It may be a while, if ever, before investors can buy an exchange-traded fund made up of bitcoin and other digital currencies.
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Mark Bradley: Georgia-Alabama: Atlanta’s title game just had to be this, did it not?
Not everything in sports goes the way we want it. That’s one of the reasons we watch sports. As Kirby Smart said before the Rose Bowl, “A lot of outcomes …
Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:16 p.m.
S-E-C! S-E-C! Alabama vs. Georgia for national championship
Alabama and Georgia won their College Football Playoff semifinals on Monday and will meet in the national championship next week in Atlanta, the home of the Southeastern Conference title game.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:27 a.m.
Tesla was under federal investigation over Model 3 and may still be, report says
The Securities and Exchange Commission investigated Tesla over how it was selling its Model 3 sedan, but the company didn’t tell investors about it, and may still be under federal …
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
All-SEC title game on horizon? Alabama gets nod over Ohio St
Back in January 2012, the day after Alabama beat LSU in the BCS championship game, the commissioners of the FBS conferences gathered in New Orleans to discuss the future of …
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Florida Gators’ rough start has led to death threats
Florida coach Jim McElwain can handle the heat, the hate and even the harassment. He gets paid to deal with it. But he would like his players, coaches and all …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Securities regulator says personal info was leaked in breach
The Securities and Exchange Commission is now saying that at least two people had their personal information stolen in the breach that happened last year.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 11:36 a.m.
Senators grill SEC chairman on disclosure of data breach
U.S. senators from both parties on Tuesday grilled the chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission – the agency responsible for policing Wall Street – on its handling of a …
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 11:17 a.m.
A path to possible wealth? Getting a little Shady
Royalty Flow Inc., through its parent Royalty Exchange, is offering stakes in Eminem’s recordings from 1999 to 2013 through an initial public offering of stock. The company hopes to raise …
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
SEC invites public comment on potential sale of Chicago Stock Exchange
The proposal by a group of Chinese investors to buy the Chicago Stock Exchange is on hold while the Securities and Exchange Commission takes time to consider letters from the …
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
Tennessee’s Bob Shoop: Lawsuit won’t be a distraction
Tennessee defensive coordinator Bob Shoop doesn’t expect a lawsuit filed against him by his former employer to be a distraction as the Volunteers’ defense attempts to bounce back from a …
Fri., July 21, 2017, 11:02 a.m.
Matt Luke tries to pull together shattered Ole Miss program
The task of pulling together Mississippi’s shattered football program is now on interim coach Matt Luke. The 40-year-old was promoted from co-offensive coordinator in the stunning aftermath of coach Hugh …
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
Hugh Freeze’s fall at Ole Miss partially traced to Houston Nutt’s suit
Hugh Freeze replaced Houston Nutt as Mississippi’s football coach, and now Nutt is at least partially responsible for Freeze’s stunning downfall. Nutt recently filed a civil lawsuit against Ole Miss, …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Hugh Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach after 5 seasons
Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze has resigned after five seasons, bringing a stunning end to a once-promising tenure. The school confirmed Freeze’s resignation in a release.
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 1:17 p.m.
Vols believe they can thrive amid lack of preseason acclaim
Tennessee doesn’t mind adopting an underdog mentality a year after the Volunteers failed to meet preseason expectations. The Volunteers have been picked to finish third in the Southeastern Conference Eastern …
Thu., July 20, 2017, 11:44 a.m.
Florida safety Marcell Harris out for season, tore Achilles tendon
Florida senior safety Marcell Harris will miss the season after tearing his right Achilles tendon during conditioning drills. It’s a significant setback for a defense already replacing seven starters. Harris …
Mon., July 10, 2017, 7:41 p.m.
Gregarious Ed Orgeron relishes second SEC chance at LSU
With his barrel chest and booming, gravelly voice, Ed Oregeron, LSU’s new football coach, was the star attraction on Monday at Southeastern Conference media days. With his gregarious personality, Orgeron …
Sun., May 21, 2017, 10 p.m.
Tod Palmer: Missouri’s long-term rebuild hinges on more than Michael Porter Jr.
Signing Michael Porter Jr. was a transcendent moment for Missouri men’s basketball.
Tue., May 9, 2017, 7:49 a.m.
SEC probes rental home values in private-equity bond deals
U.S. securities regulators are investigating whether bonds backed by single-family rental homes and sold by Wall Street’s biggest residential landlords used overvalued property assessments.
Wed., May 3, 2017, 11:40 a.m.
Players look to fill SEC holes after mass NFL draft exodus
After having 53 players drafted to lead all conferences for an 11th straight year, SEC schools have plenty of holes to fill as teams get ready for the upcoming season.
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
SEC nominee faces tough questions on Wall Street connections
For years, Jay Clayton has helped Wall Street weather run-ins with its regulators. On Thursday, he told lawmakers that he should be the one to regulate them.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 9:56 a.m.
Trump to pick deals lawyer Clayton to lead Wall Street cop
President-elect Donald Trump will pick Sullivan & Cromwell partner Jay Clayton to run the Securities and Exchange Commission, positioning a top lawyer to banks and hedge funds to lead Wall …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 1:24 p.m.
United Airlines settles with SEC for reviving route that benefited public official
United Airlines’ parent company has agreed to pay a $2.4 million penalty for reinstating a money-losing route that gave a public official easier access to his vacation home.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 2:41 p.m.
United Airlines will pay $2.4 million to settle with SEC
The parent company of United Airlines will pay $2.4 million to settle civil charges by securities regulators over flights that were started to help an official who oversaw one of …
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 8:12 p.m.
Around the nation: Navy gets rare win vs Irish
Will Worth ran for 175 yards and two touchdowns, his ninth consecutive game with a rushing score, and Navy beat Notre Dame 28-27 in Jacksonville, Florida, in the nation’s longest-running …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 2:53 p.m.
Wells Fargo says SEC is investigating accounts scandal
Wells Fargo & Co. confirmed Thursday that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has joined the growing number of state and federal agencies investigating the company’s sham-accounts scandal.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 6:54 p.m.
LSU-Florida gets rescheduled for Nov. 19 in Baton Rouge
LSU and 18th-ranked Florida will play after all this season, albeit in a different state than originally scheduled, which didn’t leave the Gators entirely happy with the solution.
Mon., Sept. 26, 2016, 2:26 p.m.
Yahoo should face SEC probe over breach, senator says
Yahoo Inc. should face a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation into whether the Internet media company properly informed investors and the public about a massive data breach that it confirmed …
Fri., Aug. 12, 2016, 8:31 p.m.
SEC clears path for Smith’s transfer from Alabama to Georgia
The Southeastern Conference on Friday cleared the path for former Alabama defensive back
Mon., June 20, 2016, 1:19 p.m.
Volunteers’ football-first approach has Couch Slouch outraged
The good folks at the University of Tennessee – Motto: “Football Is First, Felonies Are Secondary” – made a two-pronged announcement last week that sent Couch Slouch into an offseason …