Tag: microcap fraud

CEO, Attorney Plead Guilty to Market Manipulation

Microcap fraud has long been a focus of the Commission. The U.S. Attorney’s Office has also brought a series of criminal cases centered on market manipulation charges involving these entities. This week prosecutors in the Eastern District of New York

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SEC Charges BD, COO With Failing to File SARs

The Commission has long focused on microcap fraud by, among other things, bringing manipulation actions centered on penny stocks. OCIE and FINRA have also issued guidance for compliance departments on red flags to watch for which may suggest such a

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