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Learn the core four principles of investing

Learn the CORE FOUR

Learning about investing starts with the CORE FOUR: Making Investments, Investing for Retirement, Choosing a Financial Professional, and Scams & Unsuitable Investments. All are available in Spanish.

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Order the 2020 Texas Investor Guide

Order the 10th anniversary edition of the Texas Investor Guide: Strategies for Investing Wisely and Avoiding Financial Fraud. For free copies, provide a mailing address to txig@ssb.texas.govThe Investor Guide is also in Spanish.

The Latest News & Publications

Cristi Ramón Ochoa Named Deputy Securities Commissioner

The Texas State Securities Board on May 9 approved the appointment of Cristi Ramón Ochoa as Deputy Securities Commissioner.  Ramón Ochoa joined the State Securities Board in 2016 where she served as a staff attorney in the Inspections and Compliance...

Commissioner Stops Digital Gold Vault Scheme Allegedly Promoted by Billionico Academy

THE ORDER ACCUSES BILLIONICO CEO FRANK DEYLE OF BEING A MEMBER OF THE ADVISORY BOARD OF SWISS VALOREM BANK, AN ORGANIZATION RECENTLY NAMED IN A FINAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION

Securities Commissioner Travis J. Iles entered an Emergency Cease and Desist Order...

Securities Commissioner Warns Retail Investors About Spoofing Investment Schemes

Securities Commissioner Travis J. Iles entered an Emergency Cease and Desist Order to stop a fraudulent securities scheme that allegedly spoofs an unrelated third party.

Texas Securities Board Settles with Abra Over National Sales of Interest-Bearing Accounts

Securities Commissioner Travis J. Iles entered a settlement in principle with a group of affiliated companies commonly known as Abra.

About the Texas Securities Board

Our Mission

The State Securities Board is responsible for administering and enforcing the Texas Securities Act. The mission of the State Securities Board is to protect Texas investors. Consistent with that purpose, the Agency seeks to ensure a free and competitive securities market for Texas, increase investor confidence, and thereby encourage the formation of capital and the creation of new jobs in Texas.

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