from Breakingviews:

Cox: Dismantling Dodd-Frank is a Trump distraction

By Rob Cox
July 12, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

Bank stress exams may test investor patience

June 28, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Exchange podcast: Jeb Hensarling

By Rob Cox
June 15, 2016

Congressman Jeb Hensarling, chairman of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee, discusses his proposal to replace the sweeping Wall Street reforms of the Dodd-Frank Act, which was passed after the 2008 crisis. The Texas Republican also discussed his recent meeting with Donald Trump, who might find Hensarling a good match for his cabinet should the Republican real-estate mogul become president.

from Breakingviews:

Giving watchdog algorithm keys is slippery slope

June 14, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own. 

from Financial Regulatory Forum:

U.S. bank registry for misconduct gains traction in quest to fight recidivism

May 24, 2016
NEW YORK  (Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence) - The problem of "bad actors" who move from firm to firm within the U.S. banking industry has focused the attention of senior management and regulators, as frustration grows over legal impediments to uncovering past misdeeds of prospective employees. Among possible solutions is a registry of those who have been let go from firms because of misconduct, but there is also a broader slate of options for combating what some see is an important hurdle to cultural reform.The issue was highlighted May 3 at a Thomson Reuters conference on banking culture by Thomas Baxter, executive vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Baxter lamented that there was no mechanism today by which banks could identify those who have been let go from former employers for misbehavior.

from Financial Regulatory Forum:

Brave new world for U.S. financial stability council after MetLife

May 3, 2016

(Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence) - The U.S. Financial Stability Oversight Council's recent review of the asset management industry seemed a rather routine piece of regulatory work. But the review released last week comes in a charged atmosphere for the council because of a court decision that rescinded its designation of insurer MetLife as a systemically important financial institution, or SIFI.

from Breakingviews:

Finance wakes up to fintech’s systemic dangers

April 19, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Time for banks to go cold turkey on sovereign fix

April 18, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Banks can’t rely on lifeboats when Titanic sinks

April 13, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

MetLife’s SIFI label doomed by D.C. double-talk

April 8, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.