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

CommentMar 25, 2021 - 10:00am

Letter on Proposal to Amend Directive 2013/34/EU (Public Country-by-Country Reporting)

U.S. Chamber submitted comments in advance of trilogue negotiations among the Commission, Parliament, and Council during which they will consider changes to current rules surrounding income tax information whereby country-by-country reporting information would be made public.

Letters to CongressMar 08, 2021 - 3:30pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Gary Gensler to be SEC Chair

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, on the Nomination of Gary Gensler to be SEC Chair.

Above the FoldMar 04, 2021 - 3:30pm
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63% of Americans Oppose a Financial Transaction Tax

Why the Financial Transaction Tax would do more harm than good.

Letters to CongressMar 01, 2021 - 12:15pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 374 / H.R. 1277, the "Improving Corporate Governance Through Diversity Act"

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Congress, supporting the "Improving Corporate Governance Through Diversity Act."

Letters to CongressFeb 25, 2021 - 12:45pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on a Hearing entitled, "Climate Change and Social Responsibility"

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the House Financial Services' committee's Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets, on the subcommittee's hearing, "Climate Change and Social Responsibility."

Above the FoldJan 28, 2021 - 1:15pm
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Promoting Innovation: The Promise of Digital Assets

The U.S. needs a regulatory framework that allows the digital assets marketplace to flourish in the U.S. Read more to find out why.

ReportJan 27, 2021 - 1:45pm
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Digital Assets: A Framework For Regulation To Maintain The United States’ Status As An Innovation Leader

The report provides recommendations to help guide policymakers in developing a more closely coordinated response to the regulation of digital assets. Given the rapid pace at which digital asset innovation is developing and being applied, especially over the past year as the global pandemic has accelerated the trend toward digitization, the stakes are too high to fall behind. This report has a particular focus on financial services regulatory systems due to their significant impact on digital assets and related blockchain innovation, and outlines several recommendations for promoting innovation in the digital assets space.

Letters to CongressJan 25, 2021 - 11:00am

U.S. Chamber Letter to the Senate on the Nomination of Janet Yellen to be Secretary of the Treasury

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, supporting the Nomination of Janet Yellen to be Secretary of the Treasury.

Letters to CongressJan 19, 2021 - 8:15am

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Janet Yellen to be Secretary of the Treasury

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the Senate Committee on Finance, supporting the nomination of Janet Yellen to be Secretary of the Treasury.