SEC Announces Financial Disclosure and Auditor Oversight Roundtable in Chicago
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Washington, D.C., March 27, 2002 The Securities and Exchange Commission will hold a roundtable discussion in Chicago on April 4 to examine proposals to better protect investors by reforming financial disclosure and auditor oversight.
Roundtable panelists will include experts from corporate America, securities regulation, financial services, academia and other fields. The SEC will announce a list of roundtable panelists and moderators next week.
The public is invited to attend the roundtable on a first-come, first-served basis, but seating is limited. The SEC will also offer an audio Webcast of the event on the SEC Web site free of charge.
The roundtable will take place at the SEC's Midwest Regional Office, 9th floor, 175 W. Jackson Blvd, Chicago. The SEC conducted similar roundtable discussions earlier this month in New York City and Washington, D.C.