Tales from the Trail

from Summit Notebook:

CFTC’s Gensler explains the present with the past

April 26, 2010

Gary Gensler, chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, likes to go to the past -- sometimes as far back as 1,000 years -- to explain the financial situations of today.

from Summit Notebook:

ABA’s Yingling sees danger in rhetoric: it’s Wall Street, not banks

April 26, 2010

REGULATION-SUMMITEd Yingling, president and CEO of the American Bankers Association, is a little worried about the rhetoric that's been flying around as Congress tries to produce financial reform legislation.