Financial Regulatory Forum

ANALYSIS-With Congress, death and taxes no sure thing

By Reuters Staff
August 6, 2010

NEW YORK, Aug 6 (Reuters) – Ben Franklin observed that nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes. Thanks to Congress, you can strike taxes from that short list.

Reuters Summit-Private bankers fret over cost of new rules

By Reuters Staff
October 7, 2009

REYL & Cie SA Chief Executive Officer Franois Reyl gestures during the Reuters Global Wealth Management Summit in Geneva October 7, 2009.  REUTERS/Denis Balibouse (SWITZERLAND BUSINESS HEADSHOT) By Ian Simpson
GENEVA, Oct 7 (Reuters) – Private bankers face higher costs as a wave of regulation forces them to spend on infrastructure and more staff, executives told the Reuters Wealth Management Summit.