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Financial Reform

Legislative and corporate efforts to make reforms in the global financial system took place after the financial crisis of 2008 and 2009.

Headlines Around the Web

Hedge funds poised for China launches

Nov 17 - Financial Times

Spain unveils financial reforms, guidelines

Aug 31, 2012 - MarketWatch

Geithner: JPMorgan 'case for reform'

May 15, 2012 - Politico

US stocks close mixed after euro votes

May 08, 2012 - News.com.au

NYPC names chief executive

Apr 03, 2012 - Financial Times

Sarkozy, Merkel to meet on debt crisis

Aug 16, 2011 - France24

Articles About Financial Reform

Asian Economy Bloats vs US and EU Combine – ANZ

By IBTimes AU

ANZ released its new report predicting for the Asian financial system to surpass US and EU by 2030 (Mar 24)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, JAPAN, NEW YORK

People's Bank of China
China's Central Bank Urges for Proper Management of Risk, Liquidity

By Reuters

China's central bank, People's Bank of China has urged commercial banks to properly manage liquidity while reiterating its promise to keep monetary policy stable and to clamp down on risky lending, noting that the world's second-largest economy has yet to find a stable base for growth. (Feb 10)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT

File photo of Japanese 10,000 yen notes spread out next to U.S. dollar bills at an Interbank Inc. money exchange office in Tokyo
Asian Governments to Central Banks: It's our Mess, You Fix it

By Reuters

Asia's central bankers are being forced to juggle their day jobs with what their governments have failed to do - steeling their economies for the hard times. (Feb 05)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, JAPAN, THAILAND, ELECTIONS, INDIA

Cass Business School: Bail-Ins Are Not a Magic Cure all For Bank Failure

By IBTimes UK

Bank bail-ins could produce some interesting outcomes for Eurozone markets and countries according to academic (Dec 13)

MORE TOPICS: PORTUGAL, EUROPEAN UNION, INVESTMENT, LEHMAN BROTHERS

European Markets Outside Spain Drop on EC Decision To Fine Banks

By IBTimes UK

Barclays, Deutsche Bank, Société Générale, RBS, UBS, JPMorgan, Citigroup and RP Martin face fines. (Dec 04)

MORE TOPICS: FTSE, GERMANY, EUROPEAN UNION, GDP, LONDON

U.S. and UK fine high-speed trader for manipulation

By Reuters UK

Regulators in the United States and Britain fined U.S. trading firm Panther Energy Trading LLC and owner Michael Coscia nearly $6 million (3 million pounds) for manipulating commodities markets, in the latest crackdown on abuses in high-speed automated trading. (Jul 23, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: NEW JERSEY, SETTLEMENT

Insight: Resigned to reform, Wall Street tries a different tack in DC

By Reuters

In March, as U.S. bank regulators were framing a new rule that would affect the $630 trillion derivatives market, JPMorgan Chase & Co <JPM.N> sent five bankers from New York and London to Washington to raise some fine points about the impact of the financial reform. (Jul 22, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: FEDERAL RESERVE, CITIGROUP, BANK OF AMERICA, GOLDMAN SACHS, JPMORGAN CHASE, UBS AG

MetLife CEO says company is not 'systemically important'

By Reuters

MetLife Inc <MET.N>, the largest U.S. life insurer, is not a systemically important financial institution whose failure could pose a threat to the nation's financial stability, Chief Executive Steven Kandarian said. (Jul 17, 2013)

SEC frustrated over pace of U.S. financial crisis reforms

By Reuters

Top Securities and Exchange Commission officials are frustrated over lack of progress in finalizing rules for credit rating agencies and asset-backed securities , seen by regulators as major drivers of the 2007-2009 financial crisis. (Jul 13, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, SEC, HUMAN RIGHTS, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, LAW FIRM, CONGRESS

Senators introduce bill to break up megabanks

By Reuters

A small bipartisan group of senators on Thursday introduced legislation that would break up Wall Street's megabanks by separating traditional banking activity from riskier financial services. (Jul 12, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CITIGROUP, ARIZONA, INVESTMENT