FINRA chooses former Treasury official for new post of chief economist

05/2/2013 | Financial-Planning.com

Former Treasury Department analyst Jonathan Sokobin is joining the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority as the organization's first chief economist. Sokobin's experience also includes a stint at the Securities and Exchange Commission. "His expertise will be invaluable in ensuring that FINRA's regulations are intelligently fashioned to protect investors and maintain market integrity without imposing needless costs and burdens on investors and the industry," FINRA Chairman and CEO Richard Ketchum said.

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