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Everything You Need to Know About Donald Trump's SEC Chair Pick, Jay Clayton
President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Jay Clayton for chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission . In this role, Clayton will oversee Wall Street and ensure investors are protected from unfair practices. Clayton is a partner at the New York law firm Sullivan & Cromwell, and has worked
Deutsche Bank Share Prices Swing Over Fears of Financial Health
Shares of Deutsche Bank have been trading near record-low levels this week, as the bank’s CEO is attempting to reassure his employees and the public that one of the world’s biggest banks is financially sound. CEO John Cryan sent a letter to employees today reassuring them of the bank’s health,
The Impact of Debates? It's Debatable
With the Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump debates upon us, the quadrennial question comes begging: Do these showdowns matter? The chances for impact seem ripe this year. The two most unpopular major-party candidates in the history of ABC News/Washington Post polls are facing off. Donald Trump's
Hillary Clinton Once Cited NY Banks as ‘Biggest Winners' in Wall Street Bailout
Speaking at a Democratic Party dinner in Ohio Sunday, Hillary Clinton said she voted in 2009 for the second wave of funds to be used for the bank bailout because President Obama asked Senate Democrats to do so and because the package included money to help the beleaguered U.S. automobile industry.
'This Week' Transcript: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' ON JANUARY 17, 2016 and it will be updated. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS: So, we have some news. Four American hostages including Jason Rezaian released by Iran. Now, you said that was never going to happen. You blamed Obama. Ready to give him credit? DONALD TRUMP
How Hillary Clinton Thinks She’ll Be Tougher on Wall Street Than Bernie Sanders
Hillary Clinton is trying to turn the tables on Bernie Sanders . The Democratic front-runner – often criticized for her close ties to Wall Street – is now attempting to argue she will be tougher on the financial industry than her challenger, Bernie Sanders – the progressive Vermont senator who is
'This Week' Transcript: Donald Trump and Ben Carson
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR NOVEMBER 22, 2015 and it will be updated. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS, ABC HOST: Let’s bring in Mr. Trump right now. He joins us on the phone. You just heard those poll results, Donald Trump . Also new poll out in New Hampshire showing you holding the lead. Is the nomination
How a Lifelong Politician is Repackaging Himself in the Year of the Outsider
If you’ve never worked in government, then 2016 is your year if you want to win the Republican presidential nomination. Businessman Donald Trump and neurosurgeon Ben Carson repeatedly top polls, and another candidate with roots in the business world, Carly Fiorina , is popular, too, as GOP voters
Excerpt: Ben Bernanke's 'The Courage to Act'
Excerpted from The Courage to Act: A Memoir of A Crisis and Its Aftermath by Ben S. Bernanke. Copyright © 2015 by Ben S. Bernanke. With permission of the publisher, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. All rights reserved. Prologue: I Can Still Stop This . . . It was 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 16, 2008.
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