Christopher Cox sworn in as SEC chairman

With his wife Rebecca standing at his side, Christopher Cox took the oath of office to become the 28th Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission from Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan on Wednesday 3 August.

"It is an honor to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission, and to be sworn in by so wise and able a champion of America's capital markets," Chairman Cox said. "In his 18 years of service, Chairman Greenspan has been a great friend to investors through his focus on health