Nov 26, 2012 Mary Schapiro, chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission, announced that she will leave her position. Schapiro took her post at the SEC just after the financial crisis and is credited with helping to craft reforms to prevent future economic disasters.
Aug 10, 2012 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today proposed new rules for the companies that service your mortgage. The proposed reforms seem to mandate a big upgrade in customer service.
Aug 6, 2012 A team of researchers has a new paper out today that looks at this effect on lawyers at the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Jul 20, 2012 Around 40 percent of credit reports have mistakes on them -- and it is a pain to get them fixed. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that it will start scrutinizing credit reporting agencies.
Jul 19, 2012 Capital One must pay $210 million after settling charges from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that it misled credit card customers.
Jul 18, 2012 New government oversight could give consumers more power.
Jul 16, 2012 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said this morning it will assume oversight of the credit reporting industry.
Jul 12, 2012 The Boston Globe is reporting this morning that government documents show GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney remained CEO and chairman of the private equity firm Bain Capital for three years after he has said he left Bain.