Dodd/Frank Archives - The Industry Spread

Record Number of Spoofing Cases Examined

November 18, 2018

Big fraud allegations often mean big settlements will follow. But the settlements the Commodity Futures Trading Commission reached with former MF Global CEO Jon Corzine in early January and Igor Oystacher and his Chicago firm, 3Red Trading LLC, in December were surprisingly puny.

Warren Says Financial History Repeating Itself

November 16, 2018

This market looks a lot like the sub-prime mortgage market looked pre-2008. The loans are badly underwritten, with minimal protections, like sub-prime mortgages, these loans are being packaged up and sold to investors as collateralized loan obligations, or CLOs, which spread the risk throughout the system

Fed Head of Oversight Visits Capitol Hill

November 15, 2018

Randal Quarles is the Vice Chairman for Supervision and he was testifying in front of the House Financial Services Committee in his bi-annual testimony on November 14, 2018.