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Insider Trading Remains a Fixture for Securities Enforcement

Jan 01, 2019 - The New York Times

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Trading on confidential information remains hard to resist despite a decade of criminal enforcement and prison terms for those who get caught and prosecuted.

And as long as that is the case, insider trading will remain a focus for the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission. Four cases in December show that reality.