Tag Archives: CFTC

5 Financial News Stories You May Have Missed: Ben Fed Up

5 Financial News Stories

Here are news stories from the week that were easy to miss, but may have some lasting impact. Continue reading →

Banks Daring to Defy Dodd-Frank Mandates (You Can’t Make Me!)

Defying Dodd-Frank

One of the perhaps laudable goals of the U.S. Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (aka Dodd-Frank), generally supported by global regulators, has been to create a more robust regulatory framework for largely unregulated transactions, including swaps and derivatives, … Continue reading →

5 Financial Stories You Might Have Missed — And a Tap-out

Overdraft Oversight Overboard? The new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has announced that it will be reviewing overdraft policies and procedures at nine of the nation’s largest banks. One focus of the inquiry Continue reading →

5 Financial News Stories You May Have Missed – And Another Cheating Spouse

This week's financial stories include the euro, AIG, BBVA, Google, data mining, Peugeot, CFTC, Newedge, Swiss National Bank, and Thomas Jordan's wife. Continue reading →

5 Financial News Stories You May Have Missed — And Shrinkage

This week in financial news: hedge funds, forex, private equity funds, Gupta, and chartered banks. Continue reading →