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Financial Regulation

Currency Authority Proposes Ban on Bank Investments in Commercial Metals

Nov 29, 2016 News

U.S. banking regulator seeks to stop banks from trading in metals like copper and aluminum.

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Hard Brexit Makes Hard Law for EU Financial Services Regulation

Nov 22, 2016 Analysis

A hard Brexit may require an overhaul of the EU’s rules governing its relationship with non-member states.

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New Reporting Requirements Imposed on Treasury Market

Nov 17, 2016 News

In the wake of bizarre market behavior, regulators move to expand disclosure on Treasury trades.

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Financial Regulators Take Stock and Look Ahead

Nov 1, 2016 News

Wall Street Journal conference in New York brings together prominent regulators and industry insiders for wide-ranging discussions.

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Evaluating Germany’s Success in Regulating High-Frequency Trading

Oct 25, 2016 Analysis

Scholar argues that ambitious German regulation on computer trades, although imperfect, is beneficial.

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New York State Moves Towards Cyber Attack Regulations

Oct 13, 2016 News

The New York State Department of Financial Services proposes cybersecurity regulations for financial institutions.

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GAO Calls on Government Leaders to Revisit Financial Regulatory Reform

Oct 6, 2016 News

Government Accountability Office issues report finding oversight system too fragmented and complex.

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Reforming the Federal Reserve System

Sep 21, 2016 News

Penn scholar explains the role, structure, and possible changes to the Federal Reserve System.

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Still Too Big to Fail?

Sep 1, 2016 News

President of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve argues that banks still pose a threat of catastrophic failure.

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Self-Deception and Regulatory Compliance

Aug 2, 2016 Books

Firms vary considerably in how they interpret regulatory commands and signals, posing enforcement challenges.

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