Brown-Vitter Recasts Financial-Reform Battlefield

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst April 29 (Bloomberg) — A year ago, the big U.S. banks were focused on repealing, or at least eliminating large parts of, the Dodd-Frank financial-reform law. Greg Russak‘s insight: “Bair, Fisher, Hoenig, Rosenblum and the people who work with them aren’t populists. They are thoughtful and experienced technocrats who have … More Brown-Vitter Recasts Financial-Reform Battlefield

The Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever | Politics News | Rolling Stone

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst The Illuminati were amateurs. The second huge financial scandal of the year reveals the real international conspiracy: There’s no price the big banks can’t fix Greg Russak‘s insight: And the hits just keep on coming. How many more scandals and how much more proof will we need before we realize … More The Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever | Politics News | Rolling Stone

‘Whale-sized’ Proof That Wall Street Can’t Be Trusted

Wall Street is proving once again that they simply cannot be trusted. What is required is even greater and stronger regulation, not less. We also need laws that expeditiously put bankers in jail for the kinds of willfully unethical actions undertaken by JP Morgan senior managers in the London Whale escapade. Few of us are … More ‘Whale-sized’ Proof That Wall Street Can’t Be Trusted