Daily Archives: November 10, 2016, 7:11 pm

Industry experts speculate about Trump’s SEC nominee | TheHill

Tradition holds that the acting chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission resigns upon the inauguration of a new president. Thus, many industry experts expect Chairwoman Mary Jo White to step down when newly elected President Donald Trump takes office in January. Should that happen, the question becomes — who does President Trump select to head the SEC? via Industry experts speculate…

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SEC Widely Expected to Ease Postcrisis Rules During Donald Trump’s Administration – WSJ

In a sign of Mr. Trump’s rightward tilt, former SEC Commissioner Paul Atkins is heading up the president-elect’s transition team’s work concerning the SEC, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and other financial regulators that historically operate independently of the White House, these people said. Mr. Atkins is an outspoken opponent of a range of postcrisis regulations, particularly the Dodd-Frank overhaul,…

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