SEC: Mickelson Made Almost $1M On Insider Trade, Not Criminally Charged

By:  ESPN The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday alleged that golfer Phil Mickelson made $931,000 after purchasing stock on an insider trading tip from sports gambler Billy Walters and then used some of the money to pay back Walters, to whom he allegedly owed money.The SEC on Thursday said Mickelson, who was not criminally charged, has agreed to pay back “all ill-gotten gains,” which, including interest, totals $1.03 million.Mickelson instead was charged as a relief defendant, which!SEC-Mickelson-Made-Almost-1M-On-Insider-Trade-Not-Criminally-Charged/c23gp/573ef0d80cf22b22de67ddce


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