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Can they help to fix Wall Street? New rules proposed today by commissioners in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The draft ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 09:32 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
AKA Greenspan's Faux Pas Greenspan's Regret Greenspan's Mistake You see people, The Maestro was wrong about Markets -- especially Corporate Wall Street-type Markets -- that they would be "self-...
by jamess
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 08:55 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Richard Cordray runs the agency that issued the proposals. Barack Obama signed ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 80 comments on Sun Mar 29, 2015 at 04:30 PM PDT with 89 Recommends
Yup, another Christmas Gift for Wall Street. Yesterday afternoon, the Federal Reserve gave banks an extra year to comply with a key provision of the Volcker Rule. By doing so, the Federal Reserve ...
by unapologeticliberal777
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Dec 19, 2014 at 05:39 AM PST with 4 Recommends
What happens in the derivative portion of the CRomnibus passes and next month some unlikely event happens? For example deflation is paired with high job growth. As a result, a too big to fail bank ...
by GShaw
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2014 at 04:31 PM PST with 2 Recommends
She's right, and not for the first time. It should have been a simple matter. Black and white. Not open to negotiation. Yet somehow, just like they did during the debt ceiling crisis that birthed ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2014 at 06:18 PM PST with 33 Recommends
(Publishing Note: Wall Street on Parade blog co-publisher Pam Martens has provided written authorization to the diarist to reproduce her blog's posts in their entirety for the benefit of the Daily ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 141 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 12:30 AM PDT with 200 Recommends
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Jul 14, 2014 at 05:38 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
With $23 billion in profits for one quarter, the banks are partying on Wall Street. With high-cost student loans, layoffs from the sequester and worry about another market crash, Americans on Main ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 06:58 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
A CNN network reporter has been asking the online public to pick the topics that we thought he should be covering for the rest of the year. The top pick as of last week was: “America’s widening ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 07:25 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
In a capitalist society such as the United States, the economic principle of "free markets" and "supply-and demand" compliments the theory that consumers are "job creators", just as jobs that pay a ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue May 28, 2013 at 01:19 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito (R. WV-2), who is running for Senator Jay Rockefeller's (D. WV) seat, reassured everyone that she will continue being a puppet for big coal in the U.S. Senate: ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Apr 21, 2013 at 10:00 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
[ Diarist's Note: Naked Capitalism Publisher Yves Smith has provided written authorization to the diarist to reproduce her blog post in its entirety for the benefit of the Daily Kos community. ] [...
by bobswern
Comment Count 109 comments on Wed Mar 20, 2013 at 03:24 PM PDT with 162 Recommends
Unlike vulnerable ancient villages subject to raids from beyond the pale, the United States has considerable power over banker barbarians. Banks, after all, are nothing but corporations. ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Mar 13, 2013 at 06:45 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Feb 02, 2013 at 10:29 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Cross posted at Voices on the Square and The Stars Hollow Gazette I know it. You know it, so who are we kidding? I suppose anything can happen, but essentially the election is over and our ...
by priceman
Comment Count 101 comments on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 03:04 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
President Obama has done some truly awe inspiring things in his first term. The one that will have the most impact on the future of this nation in a very positive way will be the affordable care act.
by TomK1960
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Oct 19, 2012 at 11:30 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Dodd-Frank was never a particularly impressive piece of legislation - not surprising given that one of the bill's namesakes, Chris Dodd was caught red handed taking special favors from Countrywide/...
by DSWright
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat Oct 06, 2012 at 07:39 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
This was the answer by the President that by rights should blow Romney right out of contention. Transcript of the first presidential debate between President Obama and Republican nominee Mitt ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 04, 2012 at 01:26 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
From the Associated Press: JPMorgan Chase said Friday that a bad trade had cost the bank $5.8 billion this year, almost triple its original estimate, and raised the prospect that traders had ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Jul 13, 2012 at 11:42 AM PDT with 11 Recommends