Full Committee Hearing

Protecting Investors and Savers: Understanding Scams and Risks in Crypto and Securities Markets

Date:   Thursday, July 28, 2022 Time:   10:00 AM Location:   Dirksen Senate Office Building Room 538

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THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in OPEN SESSION, HYBRID FORMAT to conduct a hearing on “Protecting Investors and Savers: Understanding Scams and Risks in Crypto and Securities Markets.” The witnesses will be: Ms. Melanie Senter Lubin, President, North American Securities Administrators Association; and Ms. Gerri Walsh, Senior Vice President of Investor Education, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.

Pursuant to guidance from the CDC and OAP, Senate office buildings are not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this briefing. We encourage the public to utilize the Committee’s livestream of the hearing, available on the website at http://www.banking.senate.gov.

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Member Statements

  1. Chairman Sherrod Brown (D - Ohio)
  2. Ranking Member Patrick J. Toomey (R - Pennsylvania)


  1. Ms. Melanie Senter Lubin
    North American Securities Administrators Association
  2. Ms. Gerri Walsh
    Senior Vice President of Investor Education
    Financial Industry Regulatory Authority