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July 19, 2024

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House Financial Services GOP leaders request information on SEC social media account breach

By Jacob Livesay / January 12, 2024

Republicans on the House Financial Services Committee are requesting information from the Securities and Exchange Commission following a breach of the agency’s account on the social media platform X, formerly known as Twitter, which resulted in the publication of incorrect information.

“The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) ability to fulfill its mission -- to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation -- is directly tied to the Commission’s ability to communicate with market participants,”...

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