Securities and Exchange Commission
Harvey Pitt talked about the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and responded to telephone calls and electronic… read more
Harvey Pitt talked about the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the differences between the SEC, the Commodity Futures Trade Commission (CFTC), and other federal financial agencies; the SEC’s mission and role in the overall U.S. financial system; and its history.
This program was the first of a five-day “Washington Journal” series on federal financial agencies. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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