Rep David Schweikert, a key subcommittee chairman, met with The Deal's Ronald Orol to discuss efforts to prod the nation's securities regulator to widen the current one-penny tick increment and help drive liquidity to the market and boost IPOs.
The billionaire raider-turned activist said that the offshore driller's CEO and his team have done an "outstanding job given the challenging environment."
A move by the mega-bank's independent directors to cancel $60 million in stock awards to its CEO and retiring consumer banking chief isn't expected to appease lawmakers Thursday.
The insurgent investor's director left the oil giant in a move that comes about a week after the activist fund slashed its stake to below 5%
Unlike Trump, Clinton has promised to close what she and others call the carried interest tax loophole by executive action -- without an act of Congress.