Romney's Devil in Dodd-Frank's DetailsIf any publicity is good publicity, the Dodd-Frank Act got a healthy shot in the arm from the two candidates for U.S.
Simpson-Bowles and Dodd-Frank, explainedGoogle analytics show the debt-reduction bill named for Simpson and Bowles and the Wall Street reform bill spearheaded by Dodd and Frank were the fastest rising search terms during Wednesday's debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney.
Barney Frank: Mitt Romney's Dodd-Frank, Obamacare Ideas 'Impossible'Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney took aim at Dodd-Frank financial reform during Wednesday's debate, but Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.
Why Dodd-Frank Rules Keep Losing in CourtIn a media campaign that appears to have been launched in anticipation of challenges to rules implementing the Dodd-Frank financial reform, the judges of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit—among the most respected courts in the country ...
Dodd-Frank Act delay requests bombard FTCThe U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, facing an Oct. 12 start date for a slate of derivatives rules, is being bombarded with requests from lobbying groups to ease or delay the Dodd-Frank Act measures. Trade associations representing ...
Fannie, Freddie Debt Sale Hit by Dodd-FrankHowever, the plans have been delayed as regulators work to interpret an esoteric part of the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial overhaul, meant to make interest-rate swaps and other derivatives used in many debt securities safer in the wake of the financial crisis.
No Lobbying, But Plenty of Politics and Policy Ahead for Retiring Rep. Barney ...and the lead author of the Dodd-Frank financial-reform law, announced his retirement plans last year, citing a redrawn district that would have made it challenging for him to retain the seat he has held since 1981.
The Mitt-anator goes soft on Dodd-FrankBefore we hand the first debate to Mitt Romney, I suggest we examine what he actually said last night. He is now Centrist Mitt. The Rightist Mitt of the primaries is history.
Forex dealers in a tizzy over Dodd-Frank deadlineThe forward foreign exchange markets will become subject to provisions of the Dodd-Frank law which would require banks and some corporates to register as swap dealers.
Lloyd Blankfein: Dodd-Frank Reforms May 'Turn Out To Be Inadequate'"A lot of the reforms contained in Dodd-Frank look good to me, and some of them look excessive, and some of them may even turn out to be inadequate," Blankfein said in an interview with Marketplace on Tuesday.
Academic Governing Board Group Enlists Lobbyists on Dodd-Frank IssuesThe national advocacy group for academic governing boards has tasked Hogan Lovells with keeping trustees of higher education institutions free from Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act regulations. Hogan is advocating for the ...
Fed's George slams Dodd-Frank reform, says too complexIn a speech in Beijing, Kansas City Federal Reserve President Esther George suggested the Dodd-Frank Act had entrenched certain institutions as "to", encouraging more, not less, risky behavior by Wall Street.
Live Blog: Romney and Obama Debate in Denver"[Dodd-Frank's] goal is to end too big to fail, but it also says that certain institutions get special treatment," says Jim Angel, Associate professor at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business.
Court Blocks Dodd-Frank Curbs on Derivatives SpeculationLess than two weeks before curbs were set to take effect, U.S. District Judge Robert Wilkins in Washington ruled that the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act required more study before setting caps on positions in oil, natural gas, wheat and other commodities.
AGs of SC, Okla. and Mich. join challenge of Dodd-FrankWASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - Three state attorneys general have joined the lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Alan Wilson of South Carolina, Scott Pruitt of ...
Three states join lawsuit challenging Dodd-Frank law(Reuters) - Three U.S. states have joined a lawsuit that challenges the constitutionality of the 2010 Dodd-Frank law that overhauled U.S.
Happy Birthday to the Dodd-Frank Rule That Killed Free Checking!One year ago today, the Durbin Amendment to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act went into effect.
Three states' problem with Dodd-FrankOklahoma Attorney General E. Scott Pruitt briefly summarizes the "Orderly Liquidation" title of Dodd-Frank Act -- the reason for the lawsuit filed by him and attorneys general from Michigan and South Carolina. "It's been over two years ago that Dodd ...
Whistleblower Group's Campaign Targets Bank EmployeesLouis Clark, president of the Government Accountability Project, said that the non-profit organization helped develop what he called "state-of-the-art" whistleblower protections in the Dodd-Frank Act. But he added that many bank employees are not aware ...
Dodd-Frank's 'Orderly Liquidation' Is Out of OrderBut the 2010 federal financial-reform law known as Dodd-Frank continues to undermine economic growth and the rule of law by injecting immense uncertainty into our economy.