Trump’s Choice of New SEC Chair May be Good for Business



Gary Emmanuel wrote this bylined article praising President-elect Trump’s selection of “seasoned corporate lawyer” Walter (Jay) Clayton to head the SEC. Given Clayton’s “impressive background of deal-making … in the front-lines of major M&A and capital markets transactions,” Mr. Emmanuel wrote, the nomination “is signaling that the fostering of capital formation will soon rise to the forefront of the SEC agenda.”