Testimony and Speeches

2017

September 7: Legislative Proposals for a More Efficient Federal Financial Regulatory Regime

July 18: The Cost of Being a Public Company in Light of Sarbanes-Oxley and the Federalization of Corporate Governance

May 10: Small Business Data Collection Field Hearing and Webcast

April 19: David Hirschmann Exchequer Club Luncheon Speech

March 29: Examining the Impact of the Volcker Rule on Markets, Businesses, Investors, and Job Creation

March 22: The JOBS Act at Five: Examining it's Impact and Ensuring the Competitiveness of the U.S. Capital Markets

2016

December 8: Impact of Regulations on Short-Term Financing

June 22: Financing America's Growth – How Robust Capital Markets Can Help Revitalize Our Economy

June 2: Remarks before the Nactional Association of Corporate Treasurers 2016 National Conference

May 18: Examining the CFPB's Proposed Rulemaking on Arbitration: Is it in the Public's interest and for the Protection of Consumers?

May 17: "Legislative Proposals to Enhance Capital Formation, Transparency, and Regulatory Accountability"

May 5: Testimony before CFPB field hearing on arbitration

April 28: "To Review the Impact of Capital and Margin Requirements on End-Users"

April 5: Assessing the Effects of Consumer Finance Regulation

March 16: Fostering a Financial System That Promotes Growth and Serves Customers

February 25: "To Review the G-20 Swap Data Reporting Goals"

2015

December 2"Principles for Ensuring Retirement Advice Serves the Best Interest of Working Families and Retirees" 

November 30: "Legislative Proposals to Improve the U.S. Capital Markets" 

September 30: "Department of Labor's Proposed Fiduciary Rule"

September 10: Written testimony: "Preserving Retirement Security and Investment Choices for all Americans"

August 11: Administrative Hearing on the Proposed Regulation on the Definition of Fiduciary and Related Proposed and Amended Prohibited Transaction Exemptions

July 21:  Restricting Advice and Education: DOL’s Unworkable Investment Proposal for American Families and Retirees

June 16: "Examining Legislative Proposals to Modernize Business Development Companies and Expand Investment Opportunities"

June 11: "Examining Legislative Proposals to Preserve Consumer Choice and Financial Independence"

May 14: Coalition for Derivatives End-Users Testimony for "Regulatory Issues Impacting End-Users and Market Liquidity"

May 13: " Legislative Proposals to Enhance Capital Formation and Reduce Regulatory Burdens, Part II"

April 29: Legislative Proposals to Enhance Capital Formation and Reduce Regulatory Burdens"

April 3: Written Testimony to HHS regarding Fiscal Year 2016 Appropriations

March 24: "Capital Formation and Reducing Small Business Burdens"

2014

July 23: Coalition for Derivatives End-Users Testimony for "Assessing the Impact of the Dodd-Frank Act Four Years Later"

June 16: Amicus Brief: Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, et al. v. The Inclusive Communities Project Inc.

May 21: Legislative Proposals to Improve Transparency and Accountability at the CFPB

April 9: “Legislative Proposals to Enhance Capital Formation for Small and Emerging Growth Companies”

April 8: “Who’s in Your Wallet: Examining How Washington Red Tape Impairs Economic Freedom”

March 19: "Five Goals OUr Financial System Must Achieve to Spur Jobs, Growth, and Opportunity"

February 26: "The Dodd-Frank Act’s Impact on Asset-Backed Securities" 

January 14"The Impact of the Volcker Rule on Job Creators, Part 1"

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2013

October 29: “Legislative Proposals to Reform the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau”

October 23: "Legislative Proposals to Reduce Barriers to Capital Formation"

September 18: "SEC Proposal on Money Market Funds"

July 25: “Examining the Small Business Investment Company Program”

June 5: Examining the Market Power and Impact of Proxy Advisory Firms"

May 23: "Legislative Proposals to Relieve The Red Tape Burden on Investors and Job Creators"

March 14: “Examining Legislative Improvements to Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act”

March 7: China’s Financial Sector: Governance, Transparency and Accountability

Past Speeches

November 30, 2005Enhancing America’s Long-Term Competitiveness: Ending the Quarterly Earnings Game