Mary Schapiro Famous Quotes & Sayings

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14 Mary Schapiro Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Mary Schapiro Sayings: I came in with the intention of serving as long as it made sense for I came in with the intention of serving as long as it made sense for me to do so. The election was a natural moment to think about whether I wanted to stay longer, and I'm thrilled to turn the reins over to my longtime colleague Elisse Walter.
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Mary Schapiro Sayings: When the SEC needs to be deterring corporate wrongdoing, the 'penalty pilot' program sends the When the SEC needs to be deterring corporate wrongdoing, the 'penalty pilot' program sends the wrong message.
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Mary Schapiro Sayings: In my case, there's no revolving door ... I won't be going back to government. In my case, there's no revolving door ... I won't be going back to government.
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Mary Schapiro Sayings: I work on weekends, but from home. I work on weekends, but from home.
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Mary Schapiro Sayings: Under the Dodd-Frank law, the SEC got the lion's share of the rules to write, Under the Dodd-Frank law, the SEC got the lion's share of the rules to write, more than 100 rules, and we have done an extraordinary amount of that. Eighty percent have been either proposed or adopted. So, a lot, a lot accomplished but of course, more to do.
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Mary Schapiro Sayings: Every morning when I pick up the newspaper and read about an earthquake in Japan Every morning when I pick up the newspaper and read about an earthquake in Japan or problems in European financial institutions, the first question I ask our staff is 'What is money-market-fund exposure?'
Mary Schapiro Sayings: There are no absolutes in this world, and there will always be mistakes that are There are no absolutes in this world, and there will always be mistakes that are made within brokerage firms; there will always be people who set out to deceive the regulators and even deceive their own senior management.
Mary Schapiro Sayings: Brokerage firms and their executives cannot use threats regarding research activities as a way to Brokerage firms and their executives cannot use threats regarding research activities as a way to obtain investment banking business. The threat to drop research coverage if Piper were not selected as the lead underwriter for a secondary offering was totally inappropriate and undermines the integrity of the market.
Mary Schapiro Sayings: Too often, investors are the target of fraudulent schemes disguised as investment opportunities. As you Too often, investors are the target of fraudulent schemes disguised as investment opportunities. As you know, if the balance is tipped to the point where investors are not confident that there are appropriate protections, investors will lose confidence in our markets, and capital formation will ultimately be made more difficult and expensive.
Mary Schapiro Sayings: The SEC got more than 100 rules to write under Dodd-Frank, the lion's share of The SEC got more than 100 rules to write under Dodd-Frank, the lion's share of all the agencies. And we've moved, I think, with a tremendous sense of urgency. But it takes a long time to write rules and get them approved by a five-member commission.
Mary Schapiro Sayings: We have new rules that give shareholders the ability to vote on executive compensation. We We have new rules that give shareholders the ability to vote on executive compensation. We have new rules for asset-backed securities. We have new rules around credit rating agencies.
Mary Schapiro Sayings: It has been an incredibly rewarding experience to work with so many dedicated SEC staff It has been an incredibly rewarding experience to work with so many dedicated SEC staff who strive every day to protect investors and ensure our markets operate with integrity.
Mary Schapiro Sayings: I don't feel any pressure at all to go along with anybody. I feel pressure I don't feel any pressure at all to go along with anybody. I feel pressure to do the right thing for U.S. markets and U.S. investors.
Mary Schapiro Sayings: The SEC has actually progressively loosened up the rules and recognized the value of social The SEC has actually progressively loosened up the rules and recognized the value of social media, but the goal is always going to be to get information out as broadly as possible as quickly as possible.