Center for Capital Market Competitiveness

We break down barriers and shape policy that finances growth.

The Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness’ (CCMC) mission is to advance America’s global leadership in capital formation by supporting diverse capital markets that are the most fair, transparent, efficient, and innovative in the world.  CCMC advocates on behalf of American businesses to ensure that legislation and regulation strengthen our capital markets allowing businesses—from the local flower shop to a multinational manufacturer—to mitigate risks, manage liquidity, access credit, and raise capital.

Recent Activity

Letters to CongressSep 24, 2021 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 1602, the "Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Act of 2021”

This Hill letter was sent to Ranking Member Patrick McHenry and Representatives Stephen Lynch, Glenn Thompson, Ted Budd, and Warren Davidson on H.R. 1602, the "Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Act of 2021.”

Letters to CongressSep 21, 2021 - 3:45pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on the FY22 NDAA

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives on the Fiscal Year 2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

Above the FoldSep 08, 2021 - 9:45am
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Why Fintech Needs the Right Regulation to Help Drive Innovation

Contactless payment and digital currencies are promising technologies that are expanding both in the United States and internationally.

Letters to CongressAug 31, 2021 - 9:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 2417, the “Credit Access and Inclusion Act of 2021”

This Hill letter on S. 2417, the “Credit Access and Inclusion Act of 2021” was sent to Members of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs.

Letters to CongressAug 18, 2021 - 8:30am

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 2508, the “Veterans and Consumers Fair Credit Act”

This Hill letter was sent to Members of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs opposing S. 2508, the “Veterans and Consumers Fair Credit Act.”

Above the FoldAug 13, 2021 - 10:00am
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Four Policies that Government Can Pursue to Advance Trustworthy AI

This past July, DeepMind, an artificial intelligence (AI) lab in London, announced a groundbreaking discovery.

EventAug 04, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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The Future of ESG: Standard Setting and Materiality

This event will explore the current landscape of standard setting, with both domestic and international perspectives in mind, as well as what considerations the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) might factor into rulemaking on mandatory ESG-related disclosures.