Apr 25 2013 | 10:31 AM
President Obama Signs the Dodd-Frank Wall Stre...

President Obama Signs Dodd-Frank (Photo credit: Leader Nancy Pelosi)

Treasury Undersecretary Mary Miller and the House Financial Services Committee recently assessed the ongoing efforts designed to reduce the risk posed to the financial system by systemically-important companies and ensure that no institution is “too-big-to-fail.”

In remarks to the 22nd annual...

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Apr 17 2013 | 9:00 AM

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce hosted its seventh annual Capital Markets Summit, bringing together leaders from Congress, regulatory agencies, finance and business to offer their perspective on how to manage risk and create a more competitive global economy.

As keynote speakers, CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler and House Financial Services Ranking Member Maxine Waters (D-CA) provided their assessments of the evolving regulatory environment.

Chairman Gensler’s speech focused on reforming LIBOR and bringing transparency to derivatives markets. “Banks simply are not lending to each other as they...

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Apr 4 2013 | 8:00 AM
English: "Revenue reform" train stop...

English: "Revenue reform" train stopped by "vested interests," "local issues," "trusts," and other poles. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

With Congress returning from its Spring Recess next week, POLITICO reports on new developments between the public policy and business communities that may affect the future of...

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Mar 22 2013 | 10:55 AM
Finance - Financial injection - Finance

Finance - Financial injection - Finance (Photo credit: @Doug88888)

Where is the best place in the world to invest? According to the Milken Institute’s latest report, Hong Kong retains the top spot in the world for attracting new foreign investment. Rounding out the top five are Singapore, Denmark, Canada and the United Kingdom – countries with high levels of human capital, vibrant financial centers,...

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