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Will Donald Trump Keep His Campaign Promise To Reinstate Glass-Steagall?

During a press briefing earlier this month, White House Spokesman Sean Spicer said the administration remained committed to a Trump campaign promise to restore Glass-Steagall, which effectively prohibits commercial banks from engaging in investment banking. 1,037 more words


GOP Plans to Repeal Dodd-Frank Legislation

Why do we need legislation that prevents big banks from undermining the whole world’s economy with overly risky investments? We can trust them. They are our friends. 202 more words


Is U.S. Economy Our Version of Mr. Creosote?

By Andrew Witzel

There is a systemic problem in the United States that is bigger than just Trump and his minions.  When it started is quite clear to anyone using Google but everyone has their own opinion, so I’m going to share mine.  559 more words


Proposed Deregulation of the Financial Sector: Commentary and Analysis

The looming deregulation of the banking sector under the Trump administration poses a real and tangible risk to the integrity and sustainability of global financial markets. 791 more words


TPP Is Not Dead: It’s Now Called the Trade In Services Agreement

By Pete Dolack and cross-posted from Counterpunch.org

One can hear the cry ringing through the boardrooms of capital: “Free trade is dead! Long live free trade!” 417 more words

Rigging The Game

Who Killed Our Middle Class?

Popular Economics Weekly

It’s becoming clear that our Middle Class—the midsection of U.S. earners and consumers—has shrunk alarmingly. And this is the main reason for the political polarization today that in the words of journalist Christopher Hedges, has driven the Republican Party “insane”. 733 more words

Weekly Financial News

Syndikoidut rahoitusratkaisut

Finanssikerho etsii aktiivisesti hyödyntämättömän innovatiivisia rahoitusratkaisuja, kuin myös erilaisia sovelluksia rahoituksen saamiseksi, myöntämiseksi, kuin hyödyntämiseksi pääomamarkkinoilla.
Rahoitus-sovellukset ja digitaalisia toimintaympäristöjä hyödyntävät innovaatiot ovat nykyään jo arkipäivää finanssisektorilla, mutta niiden tutkiminen ja hyödyntämätön potenttiaali eri sidosryhmien välillä on kiinnostava aspekti, joka vaatii ehdottomasti aiheeseen perehtymistä. 267 more words