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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, April 12, 2016 Contact: Shanessa Bryant, 202-618-6433 or sbryant@bettermarkets.com Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued the following... Read More
"State and federal officials said on Monday that Goldman Sachs would pay $5.1 billion to settle accusations of wrongdoing before the financial crisis." "But that is just on paper. Buried in the fine print are... Read More
"Lot of react to the nameless banker who ripped Treasury for its reaction to the judge’s ruling tossing out the Met Life SIFI designation. Per a former agency official: “FSOC spent over a year deliberating... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, April 11, 2016 Contact: Shanessa Bryant, 202-618-6433 or sbryant@bettermarkets.com Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued this statement on... Read More
"The $14 trillion retirement industry is about to undergo a major overhaul: Brokers for the first time will be forced to consider the best interest of their clients — rather than the brokers’ own fees... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 7, 2016 Contact: Shanessa Bryant, 202-618-6433 or sbryant@bettermarkets.com Washington, DC — Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, released the following statement... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, April 6, 2016 Contact: Shanessa Bryant, 202-618-6433 or sbryant@bettermarkets.com Washington, D.C. –  Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued this statement... Read More
"The federal court decision last week to remove the “too big to fail” label from MetLife, the insurance giant, may or may not turn out to be a factor in a future financial crisis. But it is a setback to... Read More
"U.S. finance chiefs often grumble about the tough rules imposed by the Dodd-Frank reforms that followed the 2008 crisis. But most went along with the various strictures, wary of fuelling another bout of anti-Wall... Read More
"The public advocacy group Better Markets is calling on a federal court to explain why it has decided to seal an opinion, delivered Wednesday, that struck down MetLife's designation as a systemically risky nonbank... Read More
"Better Markets filed in court an updated version of its still-pending request for transparency in MetLife v. Financial Stability Oversight Council. On March 30, 2016, the U.S. District Court for the District of... Read More
"Opponents of the Dodd-Frank financial overhaul won an important battle on Wednesday as a federal judge here stripped the “too big to fail” label from the insurance company MetLife. "With memories... Read More
"Insurer MetLife Inc won a major regulatory and legal battle on Wednesday when a federal judge struck down the U.S. government's determination that it is "too big to fail." "MetLife had argued in... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 31, 2016 Contact: Shanessa Bryant, 202-618-6433 or sbryant@bettermarkets.com **Click here to view the updated fact sheet** **Click here to view the amended contingent application... Read More
  A market solution (the Investors Exchange or IEX) to a market problem (predatory high frequency trading) is bottled up at the SEC: Our public securities markets are essential for companies large and small to... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 30, 2016 Contact: Shanessa Bryant, 202-618-6433 or sbryant@bettermarkets.com Washington, DC — Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, released the following... Read More
"Since the financial crisis, shareholders and regulators have taken aim at pay and bonuses. They have identified ill-designed pay packages as a factor in encouraging unnecessary risk-taking by bankers and have pushed... Read More
"Wall Street bonuses are about to get locked up for even longer. As part of a hard-fought update of crisis-era compensation rules expected in April, regulators plan to require banks to hold back much of an executive... Read More
The finalization of the DOL rule ending conflicts of interest in retirement advice and requiring that the clients’ best interests be put first is approaching: Don’t miss this Thursday, March 24th at 2PM EST,... Read More
"If it's true that a man can be judged by the company he keeps, what are we to make of the appointment of former Sen. Phil Gramm as economic advisor to the presidential campaign of Ted Cruz? "The short answer... Read More

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