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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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What a Trump Presidency Means for Financial Regulation

Justin Schardin / Blog November 10, 2016

Major changes could be in store for the post-crisis regulatory structure that has been built over the past eight years.

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Expiration of Immigration Programs Looms if Congress Doesn’t Act

Lazaro Zamora, Theresa Cardinal Brown / Blog September 20, 2016

Congress once again finds itself facing a funding deadline, and there are several immigration programs that will require congressional action to avoid expiring.

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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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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, 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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FSOC to Consider New Transparency and Process Measures

Aaron Klein, Justin Schardin / Blog January 22, 2015

Although they only cover a portion of the concerns about the FSOC, the proposed changes appear to be important steps in the right direction.

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