STATEMENT OF THE INSURED RETIREMENT INSTITUTE: ALLISON LEE CONFIRMED TO SEC

Posted on June 21, 2019

ON THE CONFIRMATION OF ALLISON H. LEE TO THE
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION 


WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) released the following statement from IRI President and CEO Wayne Chopus in response to this week’s Senate vote to confirm Allision H. Lee as Commissioner to the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC).

"IRI congratulates Allison Lee on her Senate confirmation to serve as a SEC Commissioner. Her prior service with the Commission as Senior Counsel, Enforcement Division, Complex Financial Instruments Unit and a counsel to former Commissioner Kara Stein will enable a smooth transition and fulfill the SEC’s important financial regulatory responsibilities. We look forward to working with her on issues relevant to our members and our industry.”

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Contact: Dan Zielinski