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Augusta University gains most Post-9/11 GI Bill students, dollars in 2014

...potentially "deceptive or unfair" marketing efforts that it led.In a corporate filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Phoenix said it has discontinued use of the coins and has discussed with the Pentagon which approvals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-10-09/augusta-university-gains-
Georgia business gets nation's first crowdfunding OK

...opportunity to raise funds in seven additional states, the first multi-state authority granted by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission under the U.S. JOBS Act.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-25/georgia-business-gets-nati
9 accused of making $30 million using hacked press releases

...largest scheme of its kind ever prosecuted. In a measure of the scope of the alleged conspiracy, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission brought related civil charges against the nine plus 23 other individuals and companies.The criminal charges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-11/9-accused-making-30-millio
'Phony numbers' increase in earnings reports

...of earnings in a way that could mislead investors. However, Lynn Turner, the chief accountant at the Securities and Exchange Commission at the time, says companies are still touting "made-up, phony numbers" as much as they did 15 years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-08/phony-numbers-increase-ear
Confident Delta CEO predicts fewer flight delays this summer

...airport lounge and an executive exchange program. THE COMPETITIONAnderson says he follows other airlines' key Security and Exchange Commission filings, "but I don't pay much attention to earnings calls. I don't read analyst notes either...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-15/confident-delta-ceo-predic
Avon stock surges on mystery takeover bid

...of Avon jumped as much as 20 percent after the takeover offer appeared on the Web site maintained by the Securities and Exchange Commission, a regulator that oversees stock markets. But investors soon began to doubt the offer was real, and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-14/avon-stock-surges-mystery-
A costly lesson

...Pearson long before the contract was opened to competitive bidding. Media also reported last week that the Securities and Exchange Commission launched an investigation into how the bonds were used.Sadly, the rush to infuse technology into the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-21/costly-lesson
Brokers' conflicts can cost investors

NEW YORK - Susan Bernardo trusted her stockbroker. She wound up losing a fortune.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-03/brokers-conflicts-can-cost
Financial security for older Americans is an increasingly crucial issue

...Because fees have such a significant impact on investments, they should be transparent. According to a Securities and Exchange Commission example, a $100,000 investment earning a conservative 4 percent will grow to $220,000 in 20 years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-15/financial-securi
Under new SEC rule, public companies will have to reveal CEO vs worker pay gap

...regulation after the financial crisis, will require companies to reveal the extent of their own pay gaps. The Securities and Exchange Commission is scheduled to vote Wednesday to formally adopt the rule, which will compel public companies to disclose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-04/under-new-sec-rule-public-