International banking

Fintechs look to fill void in private student lending left by banks

12/06/18

Many banks remain wary of student loans given the government's dominance in the market, but some fintechs see untapped potential.

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Despite isolationist mood, U.S. isn't going it alone on banking rules

12/04/18

Having the Federal Reserve Board’s bank supervision chief at the helm the Financial Stability Board cements U.S. leadership on cross-border regulation.

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U.S. will convene forum with Mexico and Canada on regulatory issues

11/30/18

The Treasury Department announced the initiative just as the leaders of the three countries signed a multilateral trade pact to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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JPMorgan CEO Dimon drops out of Saudi investment conference

10/14/18

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is facing calls to skip the conference as well.

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An open-borders approach to banking

10/05/18

There’s an opportunity for global banks willing to break down the internal silos that stifle good ideas.

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Regulators extend comment period for Volcker Rule changes

09/04/18

The agencies had proposed revisions designed to make compliance less complex, but banks have expressed concern that the plan could have the opposite effect.

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JPMorgan funds fintech effort for India's poorest

08/09/18

The bank's $7 million over four years toward the initiative is its largest overseas philanthropic commitment.

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HSBC's strategy to improve digital services for commercial clients

07/25/18

The bank sees its global reach as an advantage in supporting evolving business customer needs.

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Trump feuds hurting U.S. banking regulators' influence abroad

07/24/18

The Fed’s top regulator is reportedly gunning to run the international Financial Stability Board, but the president's trade wars and recent criticism of Europe are impeding that effort and weakening U.S. regulators' hand more generally.

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U.S. banks may be at risk from Italy's political turmoil

05/29/18

U.S. banks are coming under pressure in pre-market trading as the Mediterranean nation prepares for a fresh election that may become a de facto referendum on its membership in the euro currency union.

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