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Down $52,000 in a day: Furious Robinhood customers want payback following the app’s two day outage

March 5, 2020

Fortune – In a story about Online Broker Robinhood and an associated outage on its website, Healthy Markets Executive Director Tyler Gellasch is quoted. (Full Story).

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SEC Data Proposal: It’s a Start

February 21, 2020

Markets Media – In a story about the SEC’s market data proposal, Healthy Markets Executive Director Tyler Gellasch is quoted saying “The proposal would expand the information provided by the public market data stream to include things that nearly everyone should agree must be included, like auction information, odd-lot orders, and depth-of-book information,” That’s a huge […]

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US market data shake-up aims to narrow high-frequency advantage

February 14, 2020

Financial Times – In a story about the SEC’s market data proposal, Healthy Markets Executive Director Tyler Gellasch is quoted saying “This looks good for most market participants, but there remain a lot of unanswered questions and details that will need to be fleshed out before it will be clear whether this is truly the step […]

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SEC Commissioner Jackson leaving in February

January 16, 2020

Pensions & Investments – In a story about SEC Commissioner Robert J. Jackson Jr. departing the SEC in February, Healthy Markets Executive Director Tyler Gellasch is quoted saying “Jackson’s commitment to investors, as well as his efforts to work across ideological lines, made him an extremely effective commissioner. I hope to see him return to Washington […]

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Investor Advocates See Risks in Silicon Valley’s Favorite IPO Alternative

January 3, 2020

Wall Street Journal – In a story about Silicon Valley and IPOs, Healthy Markets Executive Director, Tyler Gellasch is quoted as saying “A traditional IPO involves underwriters and other professionals with deep knowledge of the company—and clear legal obligations—helping to set the terms.” (Full Story).

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No inflation adjustment for accredited investor proposal draws criticism

January 3, 2020

Roll Call – In a story about the SEC’s proposed adjustments to the definition of an accredited investor, Healthy Markets Executive Director Tyler Gellasch is quoted saying “that the proposal was “extraordinarily permissible” and that he fears the final rule will be even more so. The objectives of the accredited investor definition were established by […]

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SEC Proposes Broader Accredited Investor Definition; Critics Warn of Pitfalls

December 19, 2019

Financial Advisor IQ – In a story about the SEC broadening the definition of an accredited investor, Healthy Markets Executive Director, Tyler Gellasch is quoted saying “no matter how sophisticated an investor is, “without information and rights, he’s just making a guess.” Healthy Markets is an investor-focused group that aims to educate market participants and […]

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SEC Proposes Giving More Investors Access to Private Markets

December 18, 2019

Wall Street Journal – In a story about the SEC giving more investors access to the private markets, Healthy Markets Executive Director Tyler Gellasch is quoted “The federal securities laws were established to ensure investors have the information they need about companies to accurately assess the companies’ values and allocate their capital wisely,” said Tyler […]

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SEC Stalls Direct Listing Push to Protect Small Investors

December 12, 2019

The Information – In a story about direct listings, Healthy Markets Executive Director Tyler Gellasch is quoted “When you think about how these structures are likely to work, it looks like the goal is to make it easier for larger exits.” (Full Story).

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Recap of Equity Leaders Summit panels moderated by Healthy Markets Executive Director Tyler Gellasch

December 6, 2019

Markets Media – Healthy Markets Association Executive Director Tyler Gellasch moderated a few panels at the Miami conference which included a fireside chat with SEC Commissioner Robert J. Jackson Jr. and a discussion about market data with MEMX CEO Jonathan Kellner and Head of Market Structure for Goldman Sachs Amy Hong. (Full Story).

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