AAF on New York Stock Exchange Walk Back on ESG Rule

January 18th, 2024

Advancing American Freedom released the following statement after the New York Stock Exchange walked back its request for green focused “natural asset companies” after facing severe criticism.

“The proposed rule change created more questions than it answered and was bound to cause the SEC embarrassment and face litigation,” said J. Marc Wheat, General Counsel for AAF. “The rule was always inconsistent with the anti-fraud mission of the SEC.”

Read the comment here.