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Daniel Tarullo

Federal Reserve Officials Are Trying to Disarm the $2.58 Trillion Bomb They Built

Robert Auerbach | Posted 08.02.2014 | Business
Robert Auerbach

It will be six years in October 2014 that Federal Reserve officials started building the monetary bomb. Now that the bomb has reached $2.58 trillion, ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Federal Reserve Toughens Requirements For Biggest Banks

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

Five years ago, the nation’s largest financial institutions faced what amounted to a mass bank run that forced all of them to seek emergency cash an...

Shahien Nasiripour

Treasury Secretary Says Too-Big-To-Fail Dead By Year's End ... Or Else

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 07.18.2013 | Politics

The threat posed by too-big-to-fail banks should be eradicated by year's end, and if not, more restrictive measures targeting large financial groups m...

Regulators Push For Big Move Against Too Big To Fail

Reuters | Posted 08.21.2013 | Business

By Douwe Miedema WASHINGTON, June 21 (Reuters) - Two top U.S. bank regulators are pushing to double capital requirements for the count...

Shahien Nasiripour

Leading Fed Official Says Tougher Rules Needed To Curb Too Big To Fail

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.03.2013 | Business

BOSTON -- The spate of post-financial crisis rules intended to end the perception that the largest financial institutions are “too big to fail” ma...

Fed Official: Shadow Banking Still Poses Big Risks

Reuters | Posted 08.12.2012 | Business

* Tighter scrutiny needed for shadow banking system * Limits on money market fund exposure may have merit * Riskier natu...

The Unfinished Business of the Obama Administration: Bank Reform

David Coates | Posted 08.12.2012 | Business
David Coates

In a very real sense, the important dimensions of effective bank reform have not so much stalled as simply not happened at all.

Fed Official: Volcker Rule Could Have Staved Off JPMorgan Loss

Reuters | Posted 08.06.2012 | Business

* Fed's Tarullo: Volcker will shed light on hedging trades * JPMorgan trading losses tied to failed hedging strategy * O...

The Volcker Rule's 'Unintended Consequences'

Reuters | Posted 05.27.2012 | Business

* Study says exemption for market making should be broadened * Says gasoline and power costs could rise without changes ...

Fed's Tarullo: Housing 'Continues To Hang Like An Albatross' On Economy

Posted 12.20.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should consider buying more mortgage bonds to support a fragile economic recovery and a downtrodden housi...

U.S. Regulators: Progress Being Made Towards Global Financial Rules

AP | MARCY GORDON | Posted 08.16.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Federal regulators said Thursday they are collaborating with other nations on rules intended to prevent another global financial cr...

Millions of Jobless, Billions for Bankers: The Fed Must Act Now

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The Federal Reserve, and ultimately our elected officials, have a choice: Realign bonuses so that bankers become bankers again, or let the United States become the world's haven for greed gone wild.

Geithner Testimony: New "Too Big To Fail" Legislation Won't Lead To More Bailouts

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and ANNE FLAHERTY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — An Obama administration plan to dissolve large, struggling financial firms rather than bail them out is encountering Republican res...