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The Hill
7 years in, Dodd-Frank still protects Main Street from Wall Street riskthat Dodd-Frank has made us safer and that financial reform is working. For exa
The Hill / Posted yesterday
that Dodd-Frank has made us safer and that financial reform is working. For example, former Federal Reserve Board Chair Paul Volcker, speaking to the Bretton Woods Committee in April, observed that: “[C]laims that Dodd-Frank and other... Read more
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Swissinfo
Credit Suisse's Once-Mighty Equities Unit Struggles Under Thiamgoverning the practice, including the Dodd-Frank Act’s U.S. trading regulation,
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
governing the practice, including the Dodd-Frank Act’s U.S. trading regulation, named for former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, a person familiar with the matter said. The bank had been planning to move a team from the SMG unit to its... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Stockman On Peak Bull: Fake Economy And Fake News3.5% and underneath it is there were eight years of the Reagan era and the aver
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
3.5% and underneath it is there were eight years of the Reagan era and the average growth rate of GDP. By that time that Paul Volcker took over at the Federal Reserve the U.S was facing double digit inflation, in the midst of a recession that was... Read more
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FOX Business
What Yellen did, and didn't, say about her future at the FedFed came from Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), who cited multiple instances where
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
Fed came from Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), who cited multiple instances where presidents renominated Fed chairs — think Paul Volcker under President Ronald Reagan, Alan Greenspan under President Bill Clinton and Ben Bernanke under President... Read more
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FOX Business
What Yellen did, and didn't, say about her future at the FedFed came from Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), who cited multiple instances where
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
Fed came from Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), who cited multiple instances where presidents renominated Fed chairs — think Paul Volcker under President Ronald Reagan, Alan Greenspan under President Bill Clinton and Ben Bernanke under President... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Gary Cohn As Next Fed Chairman?Miller. Miller was replaced after only 17 months as inflation raged out of cont
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
Miller. Miller was replaced after only 17 months as inflation raged out of control and was replaced by the super hawk, Paul Volcker in August 1979. The Politico piece states that if Cohn doesn’t take the Chair, the most likely pick will be... Read more
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Market Watch
The Fed should lower its 2% inflation targetcentral bankers—having come of age during the hyperinflation of the 1970s and p
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
central bankers—having come of age during the hyperinflation of the 1970s and painful corrective measures of Paul Volcker and others—have decided price stability is impossible—2% is the best we can do—and genuine full employment is... Read more
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Newsmax
Volcker: Trump Changes to Volcker Rule Won't Erode PrinciplePaul Volcker said he isn’t worried that the Trump administration will undermine
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
Paul Volcker said he isn’t worried that the Trump administration will undermine the financial rule that bears his name. “If they can do it in a more efficient way, God bless them,” the former Federal Reserve chairman said in a phone interview about... Read more
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Evening Standard
Anthony Hilton: Brace yourself, QE may end with quite a bumpPaul Volcker, arguably the best central banker to have served as chairman of th
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
Paul Volcker, arguably the best central banker to have served as chairman of the US Federal Reserve, was asked at a dinner a while back how lesser mortals should think about quantitative easing. After a suitable pause and puff on his cigar, he said... Read more
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New York Post
Feds concerned the stock market is being irrationalFed do now to get its power back? What can Fed boss Janet Yellen do to make Wal
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
Fed do now to get its power back? What can Fed boss Janet Yellen do to make Wall Street behave? It hasn’t happened since Paul Volcker was Fed chairman in the 1980s, but a surprise, between-meeting rate hike would do the trick. As I’ve been... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What The Fed Giveth...to pile on. At a roundtable discussion in April 2016 with current Fed Chairwoma
Zero Hedge / Posted 24 days ago
to pile on. At a roundtable discussion in April 2016 with current Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen, Alan Greenspan and Paul Volcker, Bernanke stated “And many, if not all of the things people were afraid of, or some people were, I think... Read more
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Market Watch
The Fed is in a deep hole of its own makingreally want to pick up where she’s left off. Why? Because it’s really, really
Market Watch / Posted 24 days ago
really want to pick up where she’s left off. Why? Because it’s really, really difficult for any Fed chair, even the great Paul Volcker himself, to navigate the very tricky environment we’re in now and still adhere to the central bank’s statutory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Inflation Targeting Responsible for Our Stubbornly High Unemployment?protecting the currency and ensuring price stability. The backlash she has gott
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
protecting the currency and ensuring price stability. The backlash she has gotten for this is curious. In the late 70's, Paul Volcker, then Federal Chairman under Jimmy Carter (later under Ronald Reagan), was determined to bring inflation down,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Demonetisation, digitisation: Will currency become extinct in some time?On June 27, the ATM turns 50. Former U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
On June 27, the ATM turns 50. Former U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker once described it as the “only useful innovation in banking.” But today, the cash that ATMs dispense may be on the endangered list. Cash is being displaced in so many... Read more
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