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SEC Congressional Testimony: 2008

This collection of files contains Congressional testimony given by members of the SEC. The following material is currently available:

Fourth Quarter | Third Quarter | Second Quarter | First Quarter

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Date Testimony Speaker
Fourth Quarter
Nov. 20, 2008 Testimony Concerning Credit Default Swaps, Before the House Committee on Agriculture Erik Sirri, Director, Division of Trading and Markets
Oct. 23, 2008 Testimony Concerning the Role of Federal Regulators: Lessons from the Credit Crisis for the Future of Regulation, Before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, United States House of Representatives Chairman
Christopher Cox
Oct. 15, 2008 Testimony Concerning Credit Default Swaps, Before the House Committee on Agriculture Erik Sirri, Director, Division of Trading and Markets
Third Quarter
Sep. 23, 2008 Turmoil in U.S. Credit Markets: Recent Actions Regarding Government Sponsored Entities, Investment Banks and Other Financial Institutions, Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate Chairman
Christopher Cox
Sep. 18, 2008 Testimony Concerning Transparency in Accounting, Proposed Changes to Accounting for Off-Balance Sheet Entities, Before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment, Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate John W. White, Director, Division of Corporation Finance, and James L. Kroeker, Deputy Chief Accountant
Sep. 18, 2008 The SECís Recent Actions With Respect to Auction Rate Securities, Before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives Linda Chatman Thomsen, Director, Division of Enforcement
Jul. 24, 2008 Testimony Concerning Reform of the Financial Regulatory System , Before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives Chairman
Christopher Cox
Jul. 15, 2008 Testimony Concerning Recent Developments in U.S. Financial Markets and Regulatory Responses , Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Chairman
Christopher Cox
Jul. 9, 2008 Testimony Regarding Reducing Risks and Improving Oversight in the OTC Credit Derivatives Market, Before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs James A. Overdahl, Chief Economist
Second Quarter
Jun. 19, 2008 Testimony Concerning Oversight of Risk Management at Investment Banks, Before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate Erik Sirri, Director, Division of Trading and Markets
May 7, 2008 Fiscal Year 2009 Appropriations Request, Before the Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate Chairman
Christopher Cox
May 7, 2008 Testimony Concerning Turmoil in the Credit Markets: Examining the Regulation of Investment Banks by the Securities and Exchange Commission Erik R. Sirri, Director, Division of Trading and Markets
Apr. 24, 2008 The Regulatory Framework for Sovereign Investments, Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate Ethiopis Tafara, Director, Office of International Affairs
Apr. 22, 2008 Oversight of Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organizations, Before the Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, United States Senate Chairman
Christopher Cox
Apr. 16, 2008 Fiscal Year 2009 Appropriations Request, Before the Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, Committee on Appropriations, U.S. House of Representatives Chairman
Christopher Cox
Apr. 3, 2008 Testimony Concerning Recent Events in the Credit Markets, Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Chairman
Christopher Cox
First Quarter
Mar. 12, 2008 Municipal Bond Turmoil: Impact on Cities, Towns, and States, Before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives Erik R. Sirri, Director, Division of Trading and Markets
Mar. 5, 2008 Foreign Government Investment in the U.S. Economy and Financial Sector, Before the Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade and Technology and the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises Ethiopis Tafara, Director, Office of International Affairs
Feb. 26, 2008 Plain Language — The Benefits to Small Business, Before the Subcommittee on Contracting and Technology, Committee on Small Business, U.S. House of Representatives Chairman
Christopher Cox
Feb. 14, 2008 The State of the Bond Insurance Industry, Before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises, Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives Erik R. Sirri, Director, Division of Trading and Markets
Feb. 14, 2008 The State of the United States Economy and Financial Markets, Before the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Chairman
Christopher Cox
Feb. 12, 2008 Testimony Concerning the SEC's Pay-for-Performance System, Before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal Service, and the District of Columbia, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, U.S. House of Representatives Diego Ruiz, Executive Director
Feb. 7, 2008 Sovereign Wealth Funds and Public Disclosure, Before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission Linda Chatman Thomsen, Director, Division of Enforcement

 

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Modified: 01/05/2009