Sichenzia Ross Ference Kesner LLP Partner Henry Nisser Interviewed by FinOps Report About Improper Handling of ADRs

Press Release – New York, NY – February 1, 2017 – Sichenzia Ross Ference Kesner LLP partner Henry Nisser was interviewed by the FinOps Report in its article titled “Pre-Release ADRs: More SEC Fines on the Way?” The article discusses ITG Inc.’s recent agreement to pay more than $24.4 million to settle charges that it violated federal securities laws when it prompted the issuance of American Depository Receipts (ADRs) without possessing the underlying foreign shares.  Mr. Nisser emphasized the need for broker-dealers to set up stricter compliance procedures which include more frequent monitoring of their securities lending desks to prevent the misuse of pre-released ADRs.

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Henry Nisser

Henry Nisser’s practice is concentrated in national and international corporate law, with a particular focus on U.S. securities compliance, public as well as private M&A, equity and debt financings and corporate governance. He has drafted and negotiated agreements for reorganizations, share and asset purchases, indentures, public and private offerings, tender offers and going private transaction. Henry has also represented clients’ special committees established to evaluate M&A transactions and advised such committees’ members with respect to their fiduciary duties.
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