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Yesterday was tax day for me and I have mixed feelings. Usually I’m happy about paying taxes. I know, I know, I’m weird — but I’ve benefited from what my taxes pay for and I’m grateful. 252 more words

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The Fed Sends A Frightening Letter To JPM | Zero Hedge

From Pam Martens and Russ Martens via WallStreetOnParade.com:

Yesterday the Federal Reserve released a 19-page letter that it and the FDIC had issued to Jamie Dimon, the Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, on April 12 as a result of its failure to present a credible plan for winding itself down if the bank failed……

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US & Canada

Regulators Warn 5 Top Banks They Are Still Too Big to Fail

The nation’s top bank regulators have added an unexpected voice to the growing chorus of critics worried that the biggest American banks, nearly eight years after the financial crisis, are still too big to fail. 1,158 more words

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Eight years after crisis, big U.S. banks struggle to present 'credible' living wills

Eight years after the global financial crisis, regulators in the United States said Wednesday that detailed plans by some of the largest U.S. banks to survive another crisis without a taxpayer bailout are still “not credible.’ 679 more words

FP Street

U.S. Will Appeal Metlife Ruling, Saying Yes it Is 'Too Big to Fail'

Federal regulators’ decision to designate insurer MetLife Inc as “too big to fail” was “arbitrary and capricious,” the U.S. judge who struck down the determination last month wrote in an opinion that was unsealed on Thursday. 508 more words


Federal Judge: Government Didn't Prove MetLife Is 'Too Big To Fail'

How can a financial company become a threat to the entire economy? If its failure would be catastrophic for the economy and the financial system, it’s considered “too big to fail.” That concept was formalized as part of the Dodd-Frank financial legislation of 2010, and the government has special requirements for institutions considered too big to fail. 400 more words


Ben Bernanke to Speak at Anti-'Too Big to Fail' Conference

Minneapolis Federal Reserve president Neel Kashkari, who is pushing the government to consider breaking up the country’s biggest banks, has booked former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke to speak at his second conference. 229 more words