SEC Approves Crowdfunding Proposal in Unamous Vote

Oct. 23 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission meets to consider a proposal to allow businesses to sell ownership stakes in their companies by soliciting investors over the Internet. The SEC plan, approved unanimously at the conclusion of the meeting, would create rules for equity crowdfunding, which lawmakers intended to ease financing for startups and small companies when they authorized it in the 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. (Source: Bloomberg)

The Geopolitical Impact of Turkey Downing Russian Jet
22:45 - Mujtaba Rahman, Eurasia Group's head of Europe practice, discusses the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkey and its implications for the conflict in Syria. He speaks with Bloomberg's Guy Johnson on "Countdown." John Wraith, UBS head of U.K. rates strategy, also comments. (Source: Bloomberg)
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