White could bring new perspective to SEC's fiduciary proposal

Former prosecutor Mary Jo White, who is President Barack Obama's nominee to head the Securities and Exchange Commission, could reinvigorate the debate over a uniform fiduciary standard and bring a fresh perspective, some say. Several industry groups, including the Financial Planning Coalition, praised the nomination. "The years of experience Mary Jo White has in prosecuting white-collar criminals is a testament to her commitment to safeguarding investors and the public," the coalition said.

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