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Michelle Price

Shutdown is starting to hurt Trump's financial deregulation agenda

17 Jan 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. government shutdown over President Donald Trump's call for Congress to fund a wall he promised to build on the U.S.- Mexican border is threatening another campaign pledge to make rules easier to navigate for banks and corporations.

U.S. banks 'well-positioned' for adverse market conditions: OCC spokesman

03 Jan 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. banking system has strong capital and liquidity and is well-positioned to manage more adverse market conditions, a spokesman for the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said on Wednesday.

EU watchdog to rule on data exchange among market regulators

21 Dec 2018

LONDON/WASHINGTON The European Union's data watchdog will decide in coming weeks if financial regulators around the world can routinely swap information to keep markets clean without getting tangled up in the EU's new data protection regime.

CFTC gives Germany's Eurex green light to clear for U.S. investors

20 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON The U.S. swaps regulator on Thursday will give Deutsche Borse's Eurex the green light to clear interest rate swaps for U.S. asset managers and hedge funds, allowing the company to compete head-on with the London Stock Exchange and CME Group.

Top Democratic lawmakers seek probe into Deutsche Bank controls

13 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON Two top Democratic U.S. senators called on Thursday for the Senate to open an investigation into Germany's Deutsche Bank over its compliance with U.S. anti-money laundering and bank secrecy laws.

U.S. derivatives regulator launches consultation on ether

12 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON The U.S. derivatives regulator on Tuesday said it was launching a formal consultation on the uses of ether as it aims to more closely scrutinize the virtual currency markets.

White House to name senior U.S. Treasury official as CFTC head

11 Dec 2018

The White House plans to nominate Heath Tarbert, a senior Treasury official, as chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission next year, according to a source familiar with the matter.

White House to name senior Treasury official as CFTC head

11 Dec 2018

The White House plans to nominate Heath Tarbert, a senior Treasury official, as chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission next year, according to a source familiar with the matter.

UPDATE 2-White House to name senior U.S. Treasury official as CFTC head

11 Dec 2018

Dec 10 The White House plans to nominate Heath Tarbert, a senior Treasury official, as chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission next year, according to a source familiar with the matter.

Fed policymakers signal turning point on U.S. rate-hike path

08 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON/INDIANAPOLIS The U.S. central bank is flagging a turning point in monetary policy, as a Federal Reserve policymaker on Friday backed interest rate hikes in the "near term" but nodded to increasingly less certainty ahead.

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