Cohn allegedly accessed compromising information about an investigation into GPB when he was a compliance examiner and industry specialist at the SEC’s enforcement division, according to officials with the Eastern District of New York, the FBI and the SEC Office of Inspector General, who announced the charges.
While Cohn was in discussions with GPB about employment there, he divulged inside information multiple times to GPB’s senior management, prosecutors claim.
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