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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, April 29, 2019 Contact: Carol Kaplan, 202-618-6430 or ckaplan@bettermarkets.com Washington, D.C.  –  Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued the... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, April 25, 2019 Contact: Carol Kaplan, 202-618-6430 or ckaplan@bettermarkets.com GOLDMAN SACHS’ “FOUR MONKEYS” DEFENSE SHOULD BE REJECTED Washington, D.C. – With... Read More
(this op-ed originally appeared in American Banker) Before it became a customer predator, Wells Fargo was America’s bank, focused on lending to and serving Main Street families and businesses for more than 160 years.... Read More
New Ideas for Jobs, Economic Growth and Broad-based Prosperity for All Americans At Better Markets, we fight for a strong, stable financial system that supports three pillars of the American Middle Class:  jobs,... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, April 9, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C.  –  As the CEOs of Wall Street’s biggest megabanks appear... Read More
As if it wasn’t enough that new CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger was doing her best to help predatory payday lenders, a federal judge in Texas decided to leave in place a stay on the compliance date of the payday lending... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 28, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C.  –  Dennis Kelleher, President and Chief Executive Officer of... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C.  –  Dennis Kelleher, President and Chief Executive Officer of... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 25, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C.  –  Dennis Kelleher, President and Chief Executive Officer of Better... Read More
(this op-ed originally appeared in The Hill)   The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has been an effective watchdog for consumers. However, since President Trump was elected, it has ... Read More
Trump’s 1,000 Cuts to Unleash Wall Street on Main Street Again The Trump administration has been working to kill Dodd-Frank and financial reform by 1,000 cuts from all different directions (legislative, regulatory and... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 6, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   “Out of Business” FSOC Puts Another Nail in Its Own Coffin Washington, D.C. –... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 6, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Fed's Stress Test Changes Shortchange the Public and Markets   Washington, D.C. –... Read More
Less Stress Sometimes is a Bad Thing Will altering the frequency of big bank stress tests from annual to every other year leave the big banks less prepared for a future financial crisis?  That is the question... Read More
By Dennis Kelleher (this op-ed originally appeared in The Hill)   More than a year has passed since the American people belatedly learned about the shocking Equifax breach that exposed more than 145 million Americans... Read More
CFPB is looking out for financial predators instead of Main Street To protect Main Street Americans -- consumers, investors, homeowners, students, soldiers, retirees and the elderly -- from predatory financial behavior and... Read More
CFPB IS LOOKING OUT FOR FINANCIAL PREDATORS INSTEAD OF MAIN STREET by Dennis Kelleher (originally appeared in The Hill)   To protect Main Street Americans — consumers, investors, homeowners, students, soldiers... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, February 5, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   FED RISKS SNATCHING DEFEAT FROM THE JAWS OF VICTORY   Washington, D.C. – Dennis... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, January 25, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   CFTC GRANTS BETTER MARKETS REQUEST TO EXTEND PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD ON SWAP EXECUTION FACILITIES (SEF... Read More
Financial Reform Newsletter: Jan 25 2019 JP Morgan’s Jamie Dimon and Better Markets’ Dennis Kelleher Agree on Leveraged Risks  We have been concerned for some time about rising financial risks in the... Read More

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