Democrats heard from supporters of the Dodd-Frank Act at a House Financial Services Committee hearing Friday to consider legislation that would undo many of its features.
April 28, 2017 | 03:38 pm
Alexander Acosta was confirmed as secretary of labor by the Senate late Thursday.
April 27, 2017 | 05:55 pm
Amid the 30-plus executive orders President Trump has so far issued, there are two that have the potential to deal a sharp blow to American investors and the investment management industry.
April 27, 2017 | 12:01 am
Letting states experiment with secure choice automatic savings is a pretty small risk to take and help millions of Americans to sleep a bit better knowing they're saving for retirement.
April 27, 2017 | 12:01 am
A divided House Financial Services Committee debates the pros and cons of a GOP proposal to replace much of the Dodd-Frank Act, which the House may vote on May 5.
April 26, 2017 | 04:17 pm
President Donald Trump's tax plan unveiled Wednesday calls for cutting the corporate rate while simplifying individual tax rates and eliminating most deductions except those for retirement savings,...
April 26, 2017 | 02:52 pm
The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. is expanding its roster of financial advisers that help it handle large and complex bankruptcy or transactional cases, including the closing of pension plans.
April 25, 2017 | 03:43 pm
MetLife asks the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Monday to defer judgment on the government's appeal of a court decision undoing the firm's designation as a non-bank...
April 25, 2017 | 12:24 pm
Executive orders calling for a review of the Financial Stability Oversight Council and significant tax regulations issued in 2016 are signed Friday by President Donald Trump.
April 21, 2017 | 02:56 pm
Atlanta Firefighters' Pension Fund files a lawsuit against Arconic Inc., New York, claiming the firm published false information in an 8-K filing with the SEC to frighten shareholders from electing...
April 21, 2017 | 01:39 pm
Securities and Exchange Commission Acting Chairman Michael Piwowar says the agency should take the lead in setting investment advice standards, a position he says is more likely with President Donald ...
April 21, 2017 | 03:43 pm
Deutsche Bank AG is hit with the Federal Reserve's first major fine for failing to ensure traders abide by the Volcker rule's ban on risky market bets — and will also pay even more for letting...
April 21, 2017 | 11:22 am
A Republican proposal to replace much of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act will be unveiled when Congress returns April 24.
April 20, 2017 | 03:20 pm
As the U.S. economy continues to recover from recession, “this is a good time in my view to ask what worked and what didn’t,” says Jerome H. Powell, a Federal Reserve governor, at...
April 20, 2017 | 04:21 pm
Bipartisan legislation that would allow public-sector workers to receive full Social Security benefits is introduced Wednesday.