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Banking Regulation

Bank Culture in the Trump Era

Mar 10, 2017 Opinion

Scholar examines the ways in which bank culture contributed to the financial crisis—and their implications for the Trump Administration.

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What if Dodd-Frank is Built on Faulty Assumptions?

Feb 2, 2017 Analysis

Duke Law Professor argues for a new regulatory paradigm.

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Agency Signals Separate Regulation of “FinTech” Companies

Jan 3, 2017 News

National financial technology companies will be regulated differently than traditional banks.

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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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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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Prosecuting Corporate Criminals

Jun 27, 2016 Opinion

Prosecutions of individual corporate criminals can, in fact, be successful—and are critical for attaining justice.

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Preventing Regulatory Capture

Jun 23, 2016 Opinion

When a regulation’s benefits exceed its costs, simplicity and interdisciplinary processes are essential to reducing capture.

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(Not) Prosecuting Financial Crimes

Jun 21, 2016 Opinion

Holding companies accountable for crimes is essential, yet more must be done to end "too big to jail" concerns.

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Stress Tests and the End of Bank Supervision

Apr 21, 2016 Opinion

New federal authority surrounding stress tests means banking supervisors take a back seat to regulators.

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Implementing the Volcker Rule’s Backstop Provisions

Mar 8, 2016 Analysis

Lawyers propose strategies for regulators in implementing often-overlooked Volcker Rule provisions.

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