May 10, 1937 - the SEC released Part I of its Protective Committee Study. Author William O. Douglas hoped to stop insider control of bankruptcies but achieved only minor legislation. He built on the experience, however, to become SEC Chairman and eventually Supreme Court Justice.
While 2020 was fraught with uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic and other significant challenges, we look back at last year through a positive lens as we share our 2020 Annual Report.
This year’s report includes the narrative of activities, list of donors, and audited financial statements of the Securities and Exchange Commission Historical Society from January 1 through December 31, 2020.
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