Tuesday, May 21, 2013
SEC's Walter: No Review of Mandatory Arbitration Before 2014
SEC Commissioner Elisse Walter personally thinks that the SEC should take a hard look at mandatory arbitration of investors disputes with their broker-dealers and financial advisers, but says that the SEC will not have time to undertake a review before 2014. Reuters, SEC review of brokerages use of arbitration not seen in 2013. The agency continues to be busy with Dodd Frank and JOBS Act reforms, as well as money market fund reform.