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Trump Can Remake Most Financial Regulatory Agencies

Justin Schardin / Blog December 7, 2016

Amid the uncertainty of timing, Trump’s appointments will have a major impact on the future of the post-crisis financial regulatory structure.

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Why President Obama Likely Will Nominate a Republican for Two Terms on the SEC and a Democrat for One

Justin Schardin / Blog October 21, 2015

Republican nominees to the SEC (and the CFTC) usually take the place of Republican commissioners, and Democrats usually replace Democrats.

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Obama, GOP in blame game over financial nominees

Finance / News August 30, 2015

About a dozen key financial oversight positions in the Obama administration are vacant amid fears that they won’t be filled until after Obama leaves office.

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Nominations Backlog Grows

Finance / News August 14, 2015

Gridlock hampers the Obama administration’s ability to fill financial posts in a timely manner.

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Time is Running Out for White House to Fill Financial Regulatory Posts

Justin Schardin / Blog June 11, 2015

Vacancies are slowly piling up and little action has been taken to fill them. There are currently five vacancies at independent financial regulatory agencies.

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BPC Calls on Congress to Preserve and Strengthen Independent Funding for Financial Regulators

Finance / Press Release June 10, 2015

Independent funding insulates financial regulatory agencies from undue political influence while still making them accountable to Congress through testimony, reports, and audits.

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FSOC Annual Report Highlights New Emerging Threats

Justin Schardin / Blog May 20, 2015

Among the emerging threats highlighted by FSOC as warranting further attention over the upcoming year were central counterparties and financial innovation.

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What We’re Reading in Financial Regulatory Reform, April 3

Finance / Blog April 3, 2015

BPC’s Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative highlights news articles, papers and other important work which illuminate current and new thinking within financial regulation.

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What We’re Reading in Financial Regulatory Reform, February 27

Finance / Blog February 27, 2015

BPC’s Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative highlights news articles, papers and other important work which illuminate current and new thinking within financial regulation.

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What We’re Reading in Financial Regulatory Reform, January 30

Finance / Blog January 30, 2015

BPC’s Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative highlights news articles, papers and other important work which illuminate current and new thinking within financial regulation.

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