Dec 10, 2013 The federal government released a key part of the Dodd-Frank financial reform, and attorneys for banks are poring over its more than 900 pages.
Dec 10, 2013 Banks are eager to get a look at the rules on hedging -- and they'll also keep an eye on rules for CEO and board members.
Dec 4, 2013 Regulators are close to deciding on the Volcker Rule to limit banks' speculative trading.
Dec 4, 2013 U.S. regulators have announced that, after years of wrangling, on December 10 they are finally set to finalize the details of the so-called Volcker Rule.
Jul 17, 2013 It's been four years since Congress passed the Volcker Rule, a sweeping law aimed at fixing the financial system following its great collapse. But regulators still haven’t figured out how to implement it.
Oct 15, 2012 Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker and his biographer Bill Silber sit down for an interview on the economy, financial regulation, and why U.S. presidents still call on the former Fed chief.
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.
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.