More Banking and Finance Committee Articles

  • Sen. Sherrod Brown promises to be fair to Wall Street

    Sen. Sherrod Brown promised that he'll be fair to Wall Street banks if he ascends to the chairmanship of the Senate Banking Committee, as he is in line to do if Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., declines it in hopes of being majority leader.

  • Swiss name 8 banks in forex manipulation probe

    GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland's competition regulator on Monday named eight global banks it is investigating for possible manipulation of foreign exchange rates. The move is the latest twist in an investigation by regulators in the U.S., Europe and Asia on whether major banks colluded to...

  • Monitor: Big banks satisfy mortgage settlement

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's four biggest banks slashed billions of dollars from mortgages and other debts, enough to satisfy their obligations under a national mortgage settlement that stemmed from so-called robo-signing. A report on Tuesday from the monitor overseeing the settlement says...

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