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Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs): Overview and Policy Issues By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Director of Public Policy Feb 19, 2021 About a 5 minute read - 21 links

A briefing providing an explainer of special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs), recent trends in SPAC formation, and associated policy issues.

GameStop: Background and Policy Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Feb 17, 2021 About a 10 minute read - 59 links

A briefing providing background information on the dramatic rise of GameStop’s stock price, and an overview of potential policy issues, congressional perspectives, and related legislation.

House Financial Services Reconciliation Legislation By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Director of Public Policy Feb 9, 2021 About a 4 minute read - 14 links

A briefing that includes background on the passage of the congressional budget resolution and a section-by-section summary and Prolegis redline preview of the House Committee on Financial Services reconciliation legislation.

Shell Companies: Background and Legislation By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Dec 8, 2020 About a 8 minute read - 31 links

A briefing on shell companies that will provide background on anonymous shell companies, recent negotiations over reform legislation, and summaries of two bills.

Cryptocurrency: Background and Policy Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Nov 18, 2020 About a 11 minute read - 71 links

A briefing on cryptocurrency that provides background on what it is and the technology that supports it, a discussion of recent policy actions and ongoing regulatory issues, and an overview of relevant legislation.

Financial Technology (FinTech): Policy Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Nov 5, 2020 About a 12 minute read - 56 links

A briefing will provide background on the FinTech industry and a survey of policy issues facing the industry that highlights relevant legislation.

CARES Act - Title IV Lending Programs and Congressional Oversight Commission By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst May 27, 2020 About a 13 minute read - 73 links

A a briefing on the lending programs in Title IV, Subtitle A of the CARES Act, the Federal Reserve lending facilities backed by CARES Act funds, and the Congressional Oversight Commission.