WASHINGTON, July 29- Daniel Hawke, a 16- year veteran at the Securities and Exchange Commission who helped lead major high-profile enforcement cases against stock exchanges and brokerages, is planning to leave the agency in August, the SEC announced on Wednesday. Hawke, who heads the SEC enforcement division's market abuse unit, is a well-known figure among...» Read More
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