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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   JOHN BOGLE: A TIRELESS ADVOCATE FOR THE SMALL INVESTOR AND THE CONSCIENCE OF THE FINANCIAL... Read More
Financial Reform Newsletter: Jan 11 2019 Judging 2020 Presidential Candidates As Sen. Elizabeth Warren becomes the first major candidate for the 2020 Democratic nomination to form an exploratory committee and barnstorm... Read More
Having won control of the House, Democrats need to push a robust policy agenda that concretely connects with Main Street Americans who care about their jobs, wages, benefits, savings, investments, homes, retirements and so... Read More
As Sen. Elizabeth Warren announces her intent to run for the 2020 Democratic nomination, it’s a good time to start thinking about how to think about the candidates and how to think about the reporting on the candidates... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, December 26, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued the... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, December 24, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   TRUMP, MNUCHIN SHOULD REQUIRE SEC TO LAUNCH THE CONSOLIDATED ... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, December 19, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com Washington, D.C. – Lev Bagramian, Senior Securities Policy Advisor for Better Markets issued this... Read More
Lael Brainard: A Powerful Voice at the Fed for Main Street and Financial Stability This past year, Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard has stood up for critical financial and consumer protections, including... Read More
Financial Reform Newsletter: Dec 6 2018 Senate Republicans Confirm Trump’s Grossly Unqualified, Anti-Consumer Nominee to be the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Contrary to everything he said to... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, December 6, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   GROSSLY UNQUALIFIED, ANTI-CONSUMER NEW CFPB DIRECTOR KRANINGER CONFIRMED TO CONTINUE TRUMP’S... Read More
By  Stephen Hall (this op-ed first appeared in Law360 on November 30, 2018) Consider the following scenario: An investment banker circulates multiple emails to investors knowing that they contain three outright... Read More
Financial Reform Newsletter November 22, 2018   SEC Proposing Rules That Will Lead to More AIG/CDS Gambling, Blowups & Bailouts AIG had a very lucrative business before the 2008 crash of gambling with... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, November 15, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   BETTER MARKETS WELCOMES MICHELLE BOWMAN TO THE CRUCIAL COMMUNITY BANK SEAT ON FEDERAL RESERVE... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   THE ACID TEST FOR THE SEC’S MISSION CRITICAL CAT TOOL IS TOMORROW SEC MUST HOLD... Read More
CFTC Follows Better Markets On Not Deregulating Dangerous Derivatives The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) finalized an $8 billion de minimis swaps trading exception threshold rule that did not include several... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, November 5, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com     THE CFTC’S SWAP EXECUTION FACILITIES (SEF) PROPOSAL RISKS RETURNING TO THE UNREGULATED... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Fed S. 2155 Proposals Are Unjustified and Unwise   Washington, D.C. – Better Markets... Read More
NEWSLETTER: Oct. 22nd, 2018 FSOC Hangs Up The Out Of Business Sign The Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) is the only entity in the entire US government that has the critically important duty, authority and... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, October 18, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   WHAT HAS THE SEC LEARNED FROM ITS INVESTOR TESTING AND WHY WASN’T IT... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, October 18, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Regulators Should Not Repeat The Mistakes Of The Past By Unleashing Wall Street’s Biggest... Read More

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