COLLEGE PARK, Md., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — SEC Chairman Gary Gensler is set to deliver remarks this week at the Conference on Financial Market Regulation, along with Jessica Wachter, chief economist and director of the SEC’s Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA). The event will be held virtually on May 13-14, 2021. Gensler (12:30 p.m. Thursday) and Wachter (10:30 a.m. Friday) will give opening remarks on each day.
The conference, now in its eighth year, aims to bring together thought leaders from across academia, government, the financial sector, and the Securities and Exchange Commission, for an exchange of views on the Commission’s most pressing topics.
The event is co-sponsored by the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Center for Financial Policy at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, Lehigh University’s Center for Financial Services and the CFA Institute.
SEC Commissioner Caroline…