Corporate Transparency Act May Impact State RIAs and Certain Businesses

The U.S. Treasury has implemented a new beneficial ownership reporting requirement pursuant to the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA). Although SEC-registered investment advisers are not subject to this requirement, state Registered Investment Advisers (RIAs) may be...

SEC Disciplines Private Fund Advisors for Custody Rule Violations

On September 5, 2023, the SEC announced charges against five Registered Investment Advisers (RIAs) that failed to comply with requirements designed to safeguard clients’ assets. Three of the firms were also charged with failing to update their disclosure of audits of...