After Equifax Inc. discovered a massive data breach that may have endangered the personal information of up to two-thirds of Americans, but before the company divulged the information, three executives sold their Equifax stock, according to Securities and Exchange Commission filings.
Equifax discovered the data breach July 29. On Aug. 1 and Aug 2., ahead of Thursday’s breach announcement, several Equifax executives sold almost $2 million worth of stock combined, according to SEC documents from August.
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