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Aguilar to Depart SEC by End of December 2015

Bruce Carton | November 17, 2015

Yesterday, SEC Commissioner Luis A. Aguilar advised President Obama that he intends to step down as commissioner "at the end of December 2015, or at such earlier time as my successor assumes my position." On October 20, 2015, Lisa Fairfax and Hester Peirce were nominated by President Obama to succeed Aguilar and Commissioner Dan Gallagher, who departed the Commission on October 2, 2015. According to Investment Advisor Magazine, both Fairfax and Peirce are expected to be confirmed by the Senate by the end of 2015. 

Aguilar was sworn in as commissioner on July 31, 2008 after being appointed by...

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