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Financial Regulatory Overhaul

Financial Regulators At War -- With Each Other

ProPublica | Jeff Gerth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Backers of financial regulatory reform are gearing up for the final stretch in a yearlong effort to construct a new, streamlined architecture. But rec...

Jeff Muskus

Hoyer: Financial Reform Floor Vote Coming Next Month | Jeff Muskus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Look for financial regulatory reform to get a House floor vote in November, Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said Tuesday. "We expect to bring that bill t...

Shahien Nasiripour

Systemic Risk Panel Would Lack Independence; Treasury Secretary Would Call The Shots | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

If the White House and congressional leaders get their way, the vaunted new oversight council charged with overseeing systemic risk in the financial m...

Banks Hire Derivatives Expert To Fight Financial Reform

The Huffington Post | Jenna Staul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Several major banks are fending off legislation meant to regulate the lucrative derivatives market by hiring a high-powered financial lobbyist. The H...

For Whom the (Trading) Bell Tolls: Reforming Wall Street to Protect Main Street

Jared Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jared Bernstein

It's all too easy to see why failing to reform our financial system could be devastating to the middle class. So the debate over financial regulatory reform must not be an isolated debate solely involving regulators and traders.

Financial Regulatory Overhaul Is Detailed

Washington Post | Binyamin Appelbaum and David Cho | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama administration last night detailed a series of proposals that would involve the government much more deeply in the private markets, from hel...

Financial Regulatory Overhaul Starts Next Month Amid Intense Lobbying

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Congress will next month start the biggest regulatory overhaul of the US financial system in decades, bringing into the open a frantic lobbying effort...