US SEC adopts final rules on ABS registration and disclosure

WASHINGTON Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:01am EDT

WASHINGTON Aug 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in a public vote on Wednesday unanimously adopted final rules on the registration and disclosure of asset-backed securities, which stood at the heart of the 2007-09 credit crisis.

(Reporting by Douwe Miedema; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)