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2014/08/20 19:49
2014/08/20 19:49
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Shutterstock.com A panel of top government officials has moved MetLife Inc. one step closer to possible designation as a “systemically important financial institution,” according to two people...
2014/08/20 19:49
2014/08/20 19:49
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2014/08/16 11:18
2014/08/16 11:18
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Insurer American International Group is ramping up its lobbying team in Washington, almost six years after it halted such efforts following its rescue by the U.S....
2014/08/15 22:43
2014/08/15 22:43
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Financial regulators are pushing for an arcane but crucial modification to the contracts that stand behind the $700 trillion global market for derivatives. The change is part of the regulators'...
2014/08/15 10:06
2014/08/15 10:06
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Your humble blogger has to confess to having called Mary Jo White’s appointment incorrectly, based on enthusiastic readings on her from people who’d worked with her as a prosecutor, such as Neil...
Read more at Naked Capitalism, Quartz
2014/08/13 13:50
2014/08/13 13:50
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WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The brokerage industry remains vulnerable to financial panic, or runs, and tougher federal oversight is needed, said Eric Rosengren, the president of the Boston Fed, on...
2014/08/11 13:27
2014/08/11 13:27
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... global recovery has been disappointing," Fischer said in prepared remarks for a speech to an economic conference in Sweden. Long-run annual growth in the United States may now be perhaps as low...
Read more at CNBC, CNBC
2014/08/06 17:16
2014/08/06 17:16
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WASHINGTON ��Redesigning the financial regulatory system to make it simpler and more efficient is the kind of idea that policymakers tend to get wistful about. Just last weekend, President Obama was...
2014/08/05 21:21
2014/08/05 21:21
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Federal regulators have told 11 major U.S. banks that their so-called "living wells" describing how they'd take themselves apart in the event of a major financial clock make unrealistic assumptions...
2014/08/05 18:49
2014/08/05 18:49
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By Ryan Tracy and Victoria McGrane WASHINGTON--New York’s top insurance regulator and members of Congress are raising questions about federal efforts to subject MetLife Inc. to additional regulation...
2014/07/31 19:19
2014/07/31 19:19
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Synchrony Financial, the credit card unit of General Electric, made its debut Thursday as a public company, raising $2.9 billion in the year’s largest initial public offering. The offering brings GE...
2014/07/26 03:53
2014/07/26 03:53
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This month marks the 45th anniversary of man landing on the moon, and the fourth anniversary of the signing of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The two events couldn’t...
2014/07/24 16:15
2014/07/24 16:15
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Barney Frank Rejoins the Fray in Defense of Reform Law WASHINGTON � It was almost like an old Western. Former Rep. Barney Frank, sporting a white beard but looking more relaxed after two years out...
2014/07/23 22:08
2014/07/23 22:08
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WASHINGTON - Regulators have voted by a narrow margin to end a longtime staple of the investment industry — the fixed $1 share price for money-market mutual funds — at least for some money funds used...
2014/07/23 16:16
2014/07/23 16:16
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Will MetLife Be Designated as Systemically Important? (Bloomberg) -- A U.S. council of regulators is poised to label MetLife a potential threat to the financial system, subjecting the insurer to...
2014/07/23 12:06
2014/07/23 12:06
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U.S. investors are used to treating money-market mutual funds as the equivalent of a checking account. That is about to change for the riskiest of the funds. The Securities and Exchange Commission...
Read more at Bloomberg, Zero Hedge
2014/07/23 04:27
2014/07/23 04:27
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U.S. SEC poised to adopt reforms for money market funds WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators are expected to adopt rules on Wednesday that force "prime" money market funds used by large...
2014/07/22 22:42
2014/07/22 22:42
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... low, sell high.” It’s a sure-fire prescription for making money on Wall Street…if you can do it. The problem is that it’s difficult to know when a stock price will bottom out or peak. Also,...
2014/07/22 17:27
2014/07/22 17:27
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President Obama promised the sprawling Dodd-Frank Act he signed four years ago this week would “lift the economy,” “end too big to fail,” “end bailouts,” and “increase investment and...
2014/07/21 18:05
2014/07/21 18:05
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In 2007 and 2008, the American economy suffered through its greatest crisis since the Great Depression. The Treasury Department estimates that from 2007 to 2009, the heart of the Great Recession, more...
Read more at KESQ Palm Springs, CNN
2014/07/21 17:43
2014/07/21 17:43
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An asterisk would suffice over an axe when it comes to big financial institutions. US lawmakers are trying to stop the Financial Stability Oversight Council from designating any more non-banks as...
2014/08/20 19:49
2014/08/20 19:49
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