Donald Trump

Supreme Court grants N.Y. access to Trump taxes, blocks House


The U.S. Supreme Court cleared a New York grand jury to get President Donald Trump's financial records while blocking for now House subpoenas that might have led to their public release before the election.


Trump says heads of big four banks among CEOs to advise on economy


Jamie Dimon of JPMorgan Chase, Brian Moynihan of BofA, Michael Corbat of Citi and Charlie Scharf of Wells Fargo are some of the business leaders from multiple industries being asked to help the White House revive the economy as the coronavirus pandemic shows signs of easing in some parts of the country, the president says.


Trump praises banks for expanding assistance to small businesses


President Trump on Tuesday praised some of the country's largest financial firms for pledging to take new steps to help small businesses disrupted by the coronavirus.


Warren joins senators seeking Deutsche Bank details on Trump


U.S. senators including Elizabeth Warren, the onetime presidential candidate, are pushing for details from Deutsche Bank about contacts with the family business of President Donald Trump, which has asked the German lender for leniency on some of its loans.


Trump administration to halt foreclosures as pandemic worsens


The temporary foreclosure moratorium on loans backed by HUD, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac comes after lawmakers and housing advocates had pushed for steps to avoid consumers getting booted from their homes.


Fed slashes rate, announces new measures to encourage bank lending


The actions include cutting the federal funds rate to between 0% and 0.25% and other steps to ease economic stress from the spread of the coronavirus.


Trump and Wall Street try to restore calm as market tumult grows


Financial executives who visited the White House pledged to help small businesses and consumers get through any economic damage as the virus continues to spread. They also encouraged the government to support fiscal stimulus policies.


In tell-all, ex-CFPB chief Cordray claims Trump nearly fired him


The release of Richard Cordray's retrospective of his tenure will come one day before the Supreme Court hears a pivotal case about the leadership structure of the agency.


Banks need to do more than just complain about credit unions


The entire banking industry needs to join the fight instead of waiting for Congress to act.


Affordable housing cuts, CFPB funding: Takeaways from Trump budget


The administration proposed to end the housing trust funds now financed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and to subject numerous agencies to the congressional appropriations process, among other things.