Donald Trump

As Trump touts economy, CRA reform looms large


Following the State of the Union speech Tuesday, Republican lawmakers hailed the president's economic record while Democrats continued criticism of an administration plan to reform the Community Reinvestment Act.


Trump plans to nominate Shelton, Waller to Fed board


The president tapped the pair in July for the two remaining vacancies, but the formal announcement of his intention to nominate them didn’t come until this week.


Trump asks JPMorgan's Erdoes to say 'Thank you, Mr. President'


A smiling President Donald Trump thanked some of the biggest U.S. companies for about 10 minutes on Wednesday at the White House, where he was celebrating his trade deal with China. When it came to JPMorgan Chase, he asked for reciprocation.


Trump loses appeal over Capital One, Deutsche Bank subpoenas


The ruling by a three-judge panel means the president will lose control of his long-secret business and personal records at the two banks unless the full court reconsiders or the U.S. Supreme Court blocks the decision.


Amex sweetens pot for merchants; Trump, Powell meeting raises questions


The company is reportedly paying bonuses to get retailers to accept its cards; both sides offer different take of rare get-together.


Jerome Powell’s narrow path to second term as Fed chair


Unlike previous central bank chiefs, Powell’s chances of being renominated by either the current president or many of the Democratic contenders are slim.


Pressure grows on administration to fill Fed, FDIC seats


Senate leaders say they're ready to consider appointees to fill vacancies at the two regulatory agencies, if only the White House would send over their names.


Sherrod Brown slams NCUA chairman's pro-Trump posts


A letter from the Ohio Democrat claims Rodney Hood, chairman of the National Credit Union Administration, is using social media to "inappropriately curry favor with the president, seriously compromising the independence of the agency."


Fed eases rules on big regionals; Deutsche denies it has Trump tax returns


Large banks will have less onerous capital rules and stress test requirements; the president’s main lender said it has other returns, but not the president’s.


The next presidential debate should include banking


Certain topics have dominated in the Democrats’ prior face-offs, but issues like regulatory relief have the potential to highlight crucial differences between the candidates.