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March 5, 2015 Fed’s stress tests questioned on eve of resultsSource: MarketWatch
Just before the Federal Reserve releases the first round of its 2015 “stress tests” another government agency is questioning the way the annual exercises are run. The Office of Financial Research, a new arm of the Treasury...
February 26, 2015 New York surveying banks on cybersecurity defensesSource: SF Chronicle
ALBANY, N.Y. — New York financial regulators are considering tougher cybersecurity requirements for banks to mandate more complex computer sign-ins and certifications from the contractors of their cyberdefenses, the state's top...
February 24, 2015 Obama picks a fight with Wall Street banksSource: The Hill
For the first time in his second term, President Obama is picking a fight with Wall Street. With Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) by his side, Obama announced Monday at AARP’s Washington headquarters that he is moving ahead with...
Source: The Guardian
HSBC’s Swiss banking arm helped wealthy customers dodge taxes and conceal millions of dollars of assets, doling out bundles of untraceable cash and advising clients on how to circumvent domestic tax authorities, according to a...
January 28, 2015 Fitch: New Accounting Rules for 2014 Reporting SeasonSource: Reuters
In a new report, Fitch Ratings examines the changes expected in 2014 accounts. For banks reporting under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) the most significant new standards for 2014 accounts are IFRS 10, 11 and...
January 15, 2015 Dimon warns breaking up JPMorgan would hurt US financial powerSource: FT.com
US financial power would be diminished if it were left to Baby JPMorgans to compete with emerging Chinese megabanks, Jamie Dimon, JPMorgan Chase’s chief executive, said on Wednesday as he was forced to make
Source: The Economic Times
JPMorgan Chase & Co's parts are probably worth more to investors than the whole after regulators proposed tougher rules penalizing firms for size and complexity , according to Goldman Sachs Group.
Source: Full Time Whistle
At long last, you can finally say that a massively wealthy multinational bank had a bad day. As reported by CNBC Saturday, Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse will face a $10 billion lawsuit over alleged mortgage fraud leading up...
December 9, 2014 Fed proposing big US banks boost capital cushionsSource: Washington Post
WASHINGTON — Federal regulators are proposing that the eight biggest U.S. banks be required to further increase the amount of capital they set aside to cushion against unexpected losses.
November 20, 2014 Stock Exchange Rules Get SEC Upgrade Aimed at Fewer FailuresSource: Bloomberg
The Securities and Exchange Commission voted unanimously today(Wednesday) to approve rules that will cover the Nasdaq Stock Market, the New York Stock Exchange and venues operated by Bats Global Markets Inc., as well as dark...
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