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A true gold standard would re-establish American fiscal responsibility

...Washington, D.C. A STRIKING EXAMPLE of how this power-grabbing is accomplished is the current attempt by the Securities Exchange Commission to consider the imposition of banking-type regulations on mutual funds, hedge funds and private equity funds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-12-14/true-gold-standa
What is it?

...of the auto world's most iconoclastic cars."Preston Tucker and five of his associates ran afoul of the Securities Exchange Commission and were charged with fraud. Although 37 Torpedos had been built by the summer 1948 Chicago plant shutdown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2012-09-19/what-it
Olin completes phase-out of mercury to make chlorine

...at its Augusta plant.According to the company's third quarter earnings report filed with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, all chlorine processes ended Sept. 30 and the plant is being reconfigured for other purposes, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-05/olin-completes-phase-out-merc
Deal off with single buyer of MOX fuel

...The termination of Duke's contract -- disclosed Feb. 27 in a company financial filing with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission -- raises questions about the government's ability to find power plants willing to use the fuel, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-03-14/deal-single-buyer-mox-fuel
Metro | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Wait on Aiken project goes on

...The decline was attributed partially to operational losses at the damaged plants. In its filings with the Securities Exchange Commission, Flanders continues to reiterate plans to expand into Aiken. The company's position is: "This expansion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2007-08-21/wait-aiken-
Local Business | Business | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Georgia's average CEO pay avoids major decline

...CEOs surveyed inched down by the same percentage, to $7.2 million in 2009, the statements filed with the Securities Exchange Commission show.Compensation ranged from $1.2 million for Synovus banking chief Richard Anthony to $18.8 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-06-06/georgias-average-ceo-pay-avoi
Scuttlebiz: My own Beige Book is a brighter color

...operator and didn't get their $1 million down payment from a company being investigated for fraud by the Securities Exchange Commission. Not long after the eviction of Jones Creek Golf Club's former almost-owners in March, I got a call...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2008-09-15/scuttlebiz-m
Local Business | Your Business | Automatic Data Processing
Competitors try for Caremark

...merger agreement with CVS Corp. and that "the parties anticipate filing a joint proxy statement with the Securities & Exchange Commission shortly." Woonsocket, R.I.-based CVS issued a statement saying the company hasn't had an opportunity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/19/bus_109075.shtml
Business
IRL copies NASCAR's pattern successfully

...has sued NASCAR because it has shown favoritism toward International Speedway Corp. Recent filings with the Security Exchange Commission confirm that brothers Jim and Bill France Jr. admit they operate both NASCAR and ISC. Costs on the CART circuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/25/nas_373590.shtml
Nascar
Crisis of confidence

...with penny-ante bank robbers. Increase the budget for the under-funded, under-staffed and overworked Security Exchange Commission, the agency charged with enforcing market integrity and protecting investors. Pass pending SEC-recommended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/28/edi_346941.shtml
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