Securities and Exchange Commission Historical Society
Sponsorship Information: This program kicks off our fundraising drive to support construction of the SEC Enforcement Gallery and Irving Pollack Exhibit. Contact to discuss opportunities for recognition as a permanent sponsor of one of these important historical projects.

In partnership with The Securities Law Section-Federal Bar Association and The Association of Securities and Exchange Commission Alumni

Recorded Tuesday, April 3, 2018.

Roundtable of Current and Former SEC Enforcement Directors

Stephanie Avakian
Robert S. Khuzami
Stanley Sporkin
Andrew J. Ceresney
William R. McLucas
Linda Chatman Thomsen
Stephen M. Cutler
Gary G. Lynch
Steven Peikin
Richard H. Walker

Dr. Harwell Wells, Professor, Temple University Beasley School of Law

Insights into SEC Enforcement: The directors will discuss key issues and challenges that occurred during their tenure ranging from the origin of the FCPA through the development of insider trading and the impact of technology on the markets and the retail investor, giving insight into the overall development and direction of the SEC's enforcement program.

Save the Date
June 1, 2018, 12:00 -1:00 PM

US SEC, Washington, DC
Regulation and Market Structure from ATS to NMS

Featuring former Division Directors of Trading and Markets: Annette Nazareth, Richard Ketchum and Richard Lindsey

Part of constructing a new Gallery on Market Structure

New in the Museum
New Gallery

December 1, 2017
Investment Company Regulation: The Intricacies of an "Enlightened Partnership"

The Investment Company Gallery is the museum's 16th permanent gallery. The gallery shows how investment companies and their financial products - a cornerstone of American finance - have evolved over the last 75 years through a complex interplay between investment advisers, fund managers, and federal regulators.

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Deloitte Fireside Chat

November 15, 2017
Evolving Role of the Auditor

Moderator Tom Davenport, Professor, Babson College, along with Dan Sunderland, Chief Auditor, Deloitte & Touche LLP and Will Bible, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP.

Watch The Recording

Harold M. Williams

Chairman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission April 18, 1977 - March 1, 1981

A.A. Sommer, Jr. and Harold Williams, November 1977

Visit the Exhibit

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