Schapiro stepping down from SEC; successor tapped

, The Associated Press


Mary Schapiro will step down as chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission next month after a tumultuous tenure in which she helped lead the government's regulatory response to the 2008 financial crisis. Elisse Walter, an SEC commissioner, will replace Schapiro.

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