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Business Insurance
Dodd, Frank blast ruling that MetLife not too big to failfinancial meltdown." At the same time, Ben Bernanke, who chaired the Federal R
Dodd, Frank blast ruling that MetLife not too big to fail
Business Insurance / Posted 23 hours ago
financial meltdown." At the same time, Ben Bernanke, who chaired the Federal Reserve during the 2007-2009 crisis, and Paul Volcker, another former Fed chairman who helped craft Dodd-Frank, filed a brief. A major consequence of the decision... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Show Trial of IRS Commissioner John Koskinento those goals. I have been privileged to know many of those on the honor roll,
The Show Trial of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
to those goals. I have been privileged to know many of those on the honor roll, including well-known figures like Paul Volcker and Elliott Richardson, and less well-known ones like Chuck Bowsher, Elmer Staats, and Dwight Ink. At a recent... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Head Of India Central Bank Unexpectedly Announces Intention To LeaveIn many ways, Reserve Bank is India's version of Paul Volcker. When the former
Head Of India Central Bank Unexpectedly Announces Intention To Leave
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
In many ways, Reserve Bank is India's version of Paul Volcker. When the former IMF chief economist took over the reins of the Reserve Bank of India in September 2013, the rupee was plummeting and inflation was at double-digit levels. Since then he... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Elizabeth Warren Slams SEC's Mary Jo White for Putting "Information Overload" Project Ahead of Dodd Frank Rulemakingwill have a Damascene conversion and take up Warren’s bank agenda. So Warren i
Elizabeth Warren Slams SEC's Mary Jo White for Putting "Information Overload" Project Ahead of Dodd Frank Rulemaking
Naked Capitalism / Posted 10 days ago
will have a Damascene conversion and take up Warren’s bank agenda. So Warren is begin set up to play the same role that Paul Volcker did in Obama’s 2008 campaign: regularly visible in public with the candidate,. Since Warren is a politician... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
GOP-led proposal supplants bank lawto stricter regulatory oversight. And his plan would repeal the Volcker Rule,
GOP-led proposal supplants bank law
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
to stricter regulatory oversight. And his plan would repeal the Volcker Rule, named for former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, which prohibits banks from trading for their own profit and limits their ownership of investments such as... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Is This the Next Biggest Bull Market of All Time?most investors.’ ‘So what should my readers do?’ I ask on your behalf. ‘Wait.
Is This the Next Biggest Bull Market of All Time?
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 26 days ago
most investors.’ ‘So what should my readers do?’ I ask on your behalf. ‘Wait. This is another situation similar to what Paul Volcker faced in the US in 1980. You had an inflation rate of 13%. Volcker had to get ahead of it. And he was extremely... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why TRUMP is good for USD and FX- in cooperation with the largest and most powerful bank in the world, the Fede
Why TRUMP is good for USD and FX
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
- in cooperation with the largest and most powerful bank in the world, the Federal Reserve Bank. It takes someone like a Paul Volcker, a Richard Nixon - to really create markets. Donald Trump is that character. He understands what it means to be... Read more
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Aliran Online
Keadilan, Kebebasan, Solidariti *** Justice, Freedom, Solidarity | Page 392in value for a presently 40% overvalued Dollar.” The erosion of the greenback’
Keadilan, Kebebasan, Solidariti *** Justice, Freedom, Solidarity | Page 392
Aliran Online / Posted 27 days ago
in value for a presently 40% overvalued Dollar.” The erosion of the greenback’s value was predicted by former Fed-chief Paul Volcker who said that there is a “75% chance of a dollar crash in the next 5 years”. Such a crash would result in... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Wall Street Journal Tallies DoJ and SEC's Pathetic Record in Tacking Wall Street Crimejob as protecting the legitimacy and profits of the banking sector. Remember ho
Wall Street Journal Tallies DoJ and SEC's Pathetic Record in Tacking Wall Street Crime
Naked Capitalism / Posted 29 days ago
job as protecting the legitimacy and profits of the banking sector. Remember how Obama whipped for the TARP? That he dumped Paul Volcker, who he dragged around during his campaign, with the implication being that Tall Paul would stare down the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"The System Itself Is At Risk" Bill Gross Warns, Shorts Credit As "Day Of Reckoning Is Coming"start raising rates to restore the right incentives for investors. Gross said t
"The System Itself Is At Risk" Bill Gross Warns, Shorts Credit As "Day Of Reckoning Is Coming"
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
start raising rates to restore the right incentives for investors. Gross said the Federal Reserve needs a leader similar to Paul Volcker, who raised interest rates in the 1980s despite popular opposition. “We need another Volcker,” Gross... Read more

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