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Category : financial services industry

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Don’t mess with rules curbing derivatives risk

Derivatives dealing and trading can be high-risk activities with catastrophic financial and economic consequences, as learned during the 2008 financial crisis. Many derivatives are not...
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Hensarling joins Milken Institute as senior fellow

WASHINGTON — Former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling is joining the Milken Institute’s Center for Financial Markets as a senior fellow, the group...
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'Let's play a drinking game': Comments of the week

Readers react to whether the next presidential debate will discuss banking, how California’s financial policies are bleeding into other blue states, suggested reforms to the...
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New proposal aims to ease director shortage at community banks

WASHINGTON— Federal banking regulators issued a proposal Thursday to allow more directors and management officials to serve at more than one bank or depository holding...