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Jon Stewart is known for exposing the absurd. After causing the worst financial crisis since the Great Crash of 1929 and the worst economy since the Great Depression of the 1930s – which cost the United States more... Read More
President and CEO Dennis Kelleher's presentation at Brookings event: Are there structural issues in U.S. bond markets?
This article first appeared on the Huffington Post here. As the presidential primaries heat up, many candidates are talking about the threats that Wall Street still poses to hardworking families and the need for stronger... Read More
As Better Markets has said, nothing has done more damage in generations to hardworking middle class families, our economy and our government finances than the 2008 financial crash and the more than $20 trillion in economic... Read More
Read this article by Dennis Kelleher on The Huffington Post here. *** July 21st, 2015 marks the fifth anniversary of President Obama signing the historic Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ... Read More
Download our PowerPoint presentation on the fifth anniversary of the landmark Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law. 
Come back to bettermarkets.com at 2:30 to watch a live stream of our event marking the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law.
Five years ago, on July 21, 2010, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act into law to implement rules of the road on Wall Street and prevent a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis... Read More
The Department of Labor's best interest standard is a common sense rule merely requiring brokers and other financial advisers to act in their clients' best interest rather than their own personal interests when... Read More
Joe Saluzzi and Sal Arnuk are helping lead the fight for fair, well-regulated markets and against the industry's misinformation and half-truths. As two of the most knowledgeable market participants around, they... Read More
The Department of Labor's best interest standard is a common sense rule merely requiring brokers and other financial advisers to act in their clients' best interest rather than their own personal interests when... Read More
Read this article on the Huffington Post here.   The handful of Wall Street's sprawling too-big-to-fail "banks" pose a unique, dangerous threat to America's families, workers, financial... Read More
Opening Statement Dennis M. Kelleher President and CEO Better Markets, Inc. United States House of Representatives Committee on Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions... Read More
Hiring a Goldman Sachs Executive as the SEC's chief of staff further undermines the trust and confidence of the American people & gives Wall Street more influence: The American people are sick and tired - indeed... Read More
The Department of Justice’s favorable treatment of Wall Street’s biggest banks was so bad that Better Markets sued DOJ last year over its sweetheart settlement with JP Morgan Chase: for $13 billion, JP... Read More
Whenever the big banks on Wall Street have to cut a sweetheart deal for illegal conduct that they just can't avoid, they run to the SEC asking for a special waiver so they can still conduct business as usual, as though... Read More
The Wall Street Journal reported how some of Wall Street's biggest banks are working in the shadows to spin their way out of their well-deserved bad reputation. According to the report: "Top executives from the... Read More
By now, almost anyone paying attention knows that Former CFTC Chair Brooksley Born fought to regulate derivatives in the late 1990s. She lost that battle and derivatives were unregulated, which allowed Wall Street to create... Read More
During a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing this week, Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS) questioned SEC Chair Mary Jo White about the Department of Labor’s recently proposed rule requiring anyone who provides... Read More
Read this article on the Huffington Post here. This is a joint column from former Senator Ted Kaufman (D-DE) and Better Markets President and CEO Dennis Kelleher Wednesday, May 6th marks the fifth anniversary of the... Read More

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