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Zero Hedge
As Madoff Airs On TV, Two Anonymous Whistleblowers Are Pounding On The SEC's Door AgainSubmitted by Pam Martens and Russ Martens via WallStreetOnParade.com, Last nig
As Madoff Airs On TV, Two Anonymous Whistleblowers Are Pounding On The SEC's Door Again
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 hours ago
Submitted by Pam Martens and Russ Martens via WallStreetOnParade.com, Last night ABC began its two-part series on the Bernie Madoff fraud. Viewers will be reminded about how investment expert, Harry Markopolos, wrote detailed letters to the SEC for... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Remarks of Chairman Timothy Massad Before the OFR-FSOC 2016 Annual Conference, U.S. Treasury DepartmentRemarks of Chairman Timothy Massad Before the OFR‐FSOC 2016 Annual Conference,
Remarks of Chairman Timothy Massad Before the OFR-FSOC 2016 Annual Conference, U.S. Treasury Department
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 18 hours ago
Remarks of Chairman Timothy Massad Before the OFR‐FSOC 2016 Annual Conference, U.S. Treasury Department“Taking Stock of Financial Resilience” February 5, 2016 Thank you Patrick, for that introduction. I’m very honored to be here today. It’s always... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Clinton and Sanders Are Really Fighting AboutHillary Clinton says she welcomes the “rare” opportunity for a “real contest of
What Clinton and Sanders Are Really Fighting About
The Atlantic / Posted 20 hours ago
Hillary Clinton says she welcomes the “rare” opportunity for a “real contest of ideas” with Senator Bernie Sanders. Though Sanders remains a longshot for securing the nomination, the battle of ideas between the two candidates is very real. But the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Mission Possible: Breaking Up the Big Banks and Universal MedicareSenator Bernie Sanders is getting a lot of heat from political establishment ty
Mission Possible: Breaking Up the Big Banks and Universal Medicare
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
Senator Bernie Sanders is getting a lot of heat from political establishment types for proposals they view as outlandish. The top of the list is breaking up the big banks and universal Medicare. The complaint is that these proposals are so far off... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Sanders pushes plan to break up big banksDemocratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) shakes hands with
Sanders pushes plan to break up big banks
Bankrate.com / Posted 10 days ago
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) shakes hands with supporters on Jan. 5 after outlining his plan to reform the U.S. financial sector. Andrew Burton/Staff/Getty Images News/Getty Images If elected president, U.S. Sen.... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
MetLife, NY Pension Fund Partner on CREMetLife will continue as the portfolio's majority owner. NEW YORK CITY�MetLife
MetLife, NY Pension Fund Partner on CRE
GlobeSt.com / Posted 16 days ago
MetLife will continue as the portfolio's majority owner. NEW YORK CITY�MetLife Inc. said Tuesday evening it had formed a real estate investment venture with New York State Common Retirement Fund, the nation�s third largest public pension fund. The... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
AP EXPLAINS: What Congress can do about Puerto Rico's debtFILE - In this Dec. 18, 2014 file photo, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew listens d
AP EXPLAINS: What Congress can do about Puerto Rico's debt
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 18, 2014 file photo, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew listens during an open session of the Financial Stability Oversight Council at the Treasury Department in Washington. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Friday that he will travel... Read more
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Connecticut Post
AP EXPLAINS: What Congress can do about Puerto Rico's debtFILE - In this Dec. 18, 2014 file photo, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew listens d
AP EXPLAINS: What Congress can do about Puerto Rico's debt
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 18, 2014 file photo, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew listens during an open session of the Financial Stability Oversight Council at the Treasury Department in Washington. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Friday that he will travel... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
US Treasury Secretary demands action on Puerto Rico's crisisFILE - In this Nov. 2, 2015 file photo, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, center, wi
US Treasury Secretary demands action on Puerto Rico's crisis
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2015 file photo, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, center, with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, left, speaks at the Financial Stability Oversight Council meeting at the Treasury Department in Washington. Lew is scheduled to meet... Read more
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Business Wire
MetLife Move Has Implications for Global InsurersCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MetLife's proposed restructuring announced Tuesday ha
MetLife Move Has Implications for Global Insurers
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MetLife's proposed restructuring announced Tuesday has important implications for the life insurance industry, which faces significant competitive and regulatory pressures in the U.S. and globally, says Fitch Ratings. The... Read more
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Business Insurance
MetLife to part with U.S. retail life insurance businessNo. 1 U.S. life insurer MetLife Inc. said it plans to divest a large portion of
MetLife to part with U.S. retail life insurance business
Business Insurance / Posted 23 days ago
No. 1 U.S. life insurer MetLife Inc. said it plans to divest a large portion of its U.S. retail segment to focus instead on its group life and employee benefits business. The New York-based life insurer, which has been designated a systemically... Read more
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TheStreet.com
10 things you should know for Wednesday, Jan. 13In the end, the S&P 500 closed up 0.79%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climb
10 things you should know for Wednesday, Jan. 13
TheStreet.com / Posted 23 days ago
In the end, the S&P 500 closed up 0.79%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.72%, and the Nasdaq gained 1.03%. The bulk of gains were made in the final hour of trading. 4. -- In his final State of the Union address, President Obama urged... Read more
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FOX Business
MetLife's Planned Divestiture Is Latest Fallout From Stricter RegulationMetLife, Inc.'s decision to divest a large piece of its U.S. life insurance uni
MetLife's Planned Divestiture Is Latest Fallout From Stricter Regulation
FOX Business / Posted 24 days ago
MetLife, Inc.'s decision to divest a large piece of its U.S. life insurance unit is the latest fallout from stricter rules imposed on large financial firms following the 2008 financial crisis. While MetLife isn't the first firm to reshape itself... Read more
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FOX Business
MetLife's Planned Divestiture Is Latest Fallout From Stricter RegulationMetLife, Inc.'s decision to divest a large piece of its U.S. life insurance uni
MetLife's Planned Divestiture Is Latest Fallout From Stricter Regulation
FOX Business / Posted 24 days ago
MetLife, Inc.'s decision to divest a large piece of its U.S. life insurance unit is the latest fallout from stricter rules imposed on large financial firms following the 2008 financial crisis. Continue Reading Below While MetLife isn't the first... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
MetLife mulls spinoff or IPO of life insurance businessNEW YORK (AP) — MetLife plans to carve off a substantial portion of its U.S. li
MetLife mulls spinoff or IPO of life insurance business
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — MetLife plans to carve off a substantial portion of its U.S. life insurance business via a sale, spinoff or an initial public offering as the parent company challenges harsher regulatory oversight. The New York company has been... Read more
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Market Watch
MetLife shows firms would rather not be too big to failU.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew and Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Ja
MetLife shows firms would rather not be too big to fail
Market Watch / Posted 24 days ago
U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew and Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen listen at an open session of a Financial Stability Oversight Council. All of four companies outside the banking sector have been slapped by the federal... Read more

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