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Deutsche's tragic blind spot, USAA's diversity drive, lenders' card obsession: Top stories of the week

08/16/19

Deutsche Bank overhaul plan will put taxpayers and the financial system at risk; the San Antonio company names three women to key technology positions; issuers like Chase and Citi need to think beyond traditional card options; and more from this week's most-read stories.

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Deutsche Bank shows it learned nothing from the 2008 crisis

08/14/19

The global bank’s overhaul plan will put taxpayers and the financial system at risk.

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Truist won't be too big to fail: BB&T's Kelly King

07/18/19

Ahead of a House hearing to examine his company's proposed merger with SunTrust, King tried to downplay regulatory concerns.

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Lawmakers spar over whether Fannie, Freddie are SIFIs

06/25/19

There is bipartisan agreement in the Senate that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are "too big to fail" but some lawmakers are skeptical that a SIFI designation is appropriate.

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Sanders taunts Dimon over big-bank bailouts

06/12/19

Sen. Bernie Sanders lashed out at Jamie Dimon on Twitter after the chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase criticized socialism during an appearance in Washington.

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Federal Reserve terminates London Whale enforcement action

06/06/19

After more than six years, the Fed is ending its order requiring greater risk controls at the bank, following an estimated $6 billion in trading losses in 2012 that stemmed from a single trader.

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BB&T, SunTrust clear key hurdle on road to merger

05/03/19

Concerns about job losses and political blowback still loom, but the two banks made it through a second day of public hearings hosted by the Fed relatively unscathed and with significant local support.

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Why aren't White House hopefuls talking about banking?

04/26/19

With the candidates still introducing themselves to voters and honing their message, little has been said about the financial industry.

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Wells in denial, faster-payments backtrack, delinquency uptick: Top stories of the week

04/12/19

Wells Fargo and the denial stage of recovery; community bankers alarmed after big banks backtrack on faster-payments pricing; credit card, auto loan delinquencies hit seven-year high; and more from this week's most-read stories.

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Guns, CECL and 'too big to manage': Big-bank CEOs on Hill

04/10/19

A House Financial Services Committee hearing featuring seven large-bank CEOs tackled a host of contentious subjects, as Republicans and Democrats sparred over whether such institutions are simply too big.

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