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Banks look to exit commodities

Jan 30, 2014
Regulators are starting to take a closer look at the industry.
Posted In: commodities, JP Morgan, Volcker Rule

The first Volcker Rule loophole?

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.
Posted In: Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Volcker Rule

Get excited for V-Day: Volcker Rule day!

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.
Posted In: dodd-frank, Volcker Rule

Tell me again: What's the Volcker Rule?

Dec 4, 2013
Regulators are close to deciding on the Volcker Rule to limit banks' speculative trading.
Posted In: Banks, Goldman Sachs, proprietary trading, Volcker Rule

'Volcker Rule' to finally be a rule

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.
Posted In: Volcker Rule, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

Piecing together the Volcker rule 4 years later

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.
Posted In: regulation, bank regulations, Volcker Rule, banking

Interview: Paul Volcker on why U.S. presidents still call on the former Fed chief

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.
Posted In: Paul Volcker, Volcker Rule

Time to bring back Glass-Steagall?

May 16, 2012
Commentator Robert Reich says the Volcker Rule is not strong enough to prevent JPMorgan Chase-style loss.
Posted In: JPMorgan, Volcker Rule, Glass-Steagall

JPMorgan takes a $2 billion fall

May 11, 2012
Huge trading losses by America's biggest bank strengthen advocates of the Volcker Rule and tougher bank regulation.
Posted In: JPMorgan, Jamie Dimon, bets, Wall Street, Volcker Rule

How big of a deal is JPMorgan's loss?

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.
Posted In: JPMorgan, Volcker Rule, Jamie Dimon

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