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The Volcker Rule Ban on Wall Street’s Biggest Banks’ Gambling With Taxpayer Money Shouldn’t be Weakened because it is Working to Protect America’s Families, Taxpayers and Financial System The... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, president and CEO of Better Markets, issued this... Read More
You Want to Read this Fantastic New Book from Steven Brill, which Features Better Markets’ Work The book is an eye-opening, panoramic, tour de force that connects the dots of what has happened and is happening in... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   HOUSE REPUBLICANS PASS DUMB, UNNECESSARY, AND POORLY-TIMED BANK DEREGULATION BILL   Washington, D.... Read More
The Punch Bowl Runneth Over Rolling back financial reform laws and rules -- and deregulation of the financial industry more broadly -- is almost always based on the claim that lending and economic growth will increase.... Read More
With Red Lights Flashing Danger, Where Are the Adults in Finance? It seems almost everyone in finance is cheering on the deregulation frenzy in Washington and the demise of consumer protection and enforcement in the... Read More
A Badge of Honor for FDIC Vice Chairman Tom Hoenig: "Wall Street's Least Favorite Regulator is Calling It Quits." As we have said, FDIC Vice Chairman Tom Hoenig has been a fearless, distinguished public... Read More
Given that Its Shareholders Pay, What Is the Point of Fining Wells Fargo $1 Billion?  Punishment, Deterrence or Political Posturing? No question Wells Fargo has engaged in massive illegal and even criminal conduct.... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued this statement... Read More
The New York Fed Has a New President; Now What? After a lengthy, secretive and controversial process, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York has a new President: John Williams, currently the president of the Federal Reserve... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 26, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com     Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued this... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 22, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued this statement... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 16, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – The executive directors of Public Citizen and Better Markets, two of the... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 15, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Stephen W. Hall, Legal Director and Securities Specialist for Better... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued this... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued this... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, March 13, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Stephen W. Hall, Legal Director and Securities Specialist for Better Markets... Read More
Three Key Thoughts on the Senate Bipartisan Bill De-regulating the Biggest Banks in the Country First, this is not the priority of the American people, but it is why they think Washington is out-of-touch and corrupt. ... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 1, 2018 Contact: Nick Jacobs, 202-618-6430 or njacobs@bettermarkets.com   Washington, D.C. – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued this statement... Read More
Fed Chairman Powell, as he prepares for his first Congressional testimony as Chairman this week, will be reading and talking about all the standard monetary policy issues and questions (as captured in this article). ... Read More

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