WASHINGTON — The Securities and Exchange Commission’s enforcement staff has notified JPMorgan that it is considering filing an enforcement action against the firm over alleged securities law violations in connection with the bidding of various financial instruments associated with municipal securities.

In a 10-K statement filed with the SEC yesterday, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. said the firm received a so-called Wells notice from the staff of the SEC’s Philadelphia regional office on March 18.

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