Jun 6, 2012 Implementation of the financial industry overhaul is still a work in progress. More than half of the 400 new rules have missed their deadlines.
May 16, 2012 Commentator Robert Reich says the Volcker Rule is not strong enough to prevent JPMorgan Chase-style loss.
May 11, 2012 Huge trading losses by America's biggest bank strengthen advocates of the Volcker Rule and tougher bank regulation.
May 11, 2012 Economist Chris Low discusses the impact of JPMorgan's $2 billion loss and whether we should be concerned that it could happen at other banks.
Mar 30, 2012 Marketplace's David Brancaccio and his robot dog Wilson drive coast to coast without as much as a "hello" to fellow humans.
Mar 29, 2012 David Brancaccio continues his journey across the United States only interacting with machines--at least today some of them were pretty fun.
Mar 27, 2012 Almost halfway through his coast to coast, robot-fueled journey, David Brancaccio has to heat up dinner on his car's exhaust.
Feb 23, 2012 Prop trading, as it’s called on Wall Street, is the target of the Volcker Rule, a centerpiece of the Dodd-Frank financial reform act. Marketplace’s Paddy Hirsch explains what proprietary trading is, and why it’s potentially dangerous for our savings and the financial system.
Heidi N. Moore
Feb 14, 2012 There's renewed debate today about the so-called "Volcker Rule." It's part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform passed two years ago. Basically, the Volcker Rule says banks should take fewer risks in the market.