Thursday, February 14, 2013

Senator Elizabeth Warren's First Banking Committee Hearing

Senator Elizabeth Warren at the Feb. 14, 2013

Banking Committee Hearing titled "Wall Street Reform: Oversight of Financial Stability and Consumer and Investor Protections." 


The witnesses were: The Honorable Mary Miller, Under Secretary for Domestic Finance, U.S. Department of the Treasury; The Honorable Daniel Tarullo, Governor, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; The Honorable Martin Gruenberg, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; The Honorable Tom Curry, Comptroller, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency; The Honorable Richard Cordray, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau; The Honorable Elisse Walter, Chairman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; and The Honorable Gary Gensler, Chairman, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission.



Monday, February 11, 2013

R.I.P. Swiss private banks

Rajiv Patel, humoristic economic consultant for Couleur 3, commens the change in legal status announced by Lombard Odier and Pictet.