NASAA Statement on Confirmation of Gary Gensler as SEC Chairman

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 15, 2021) — The following is a statement from Lisa A. Hopkins, President of the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) and West Virginia Senior Deputy Securities Commissioner, on the confirmation by Gary Gensler to serve as Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission:

“On behalf of NASAA and its members, I congratulate Gary Gensler on his confirmation as Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. State securities regulators look forward to working collaboratively with Chairman Gensler to advance our shared mission of protecting investors and the integrity of the securities markets they depend upon for financial security.”

NASAA is the oldest international organization devoted to investor protection. NASAA’s membership consists of the securities administrators in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the provinces and territories of Canada, and Mexico.


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