Treasury Department

Bidding war for MoneyGram; Trump's Treasury team

03/15/17

Euronet's offer seeks to spoil Ant Financial's January deal for money-transfer company; White House nominates six to top Treasury posts, including James Donovan as deputy secretary.

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Mnuchin picks top staff to help on reg reform, tax policy

03/10/17

The Treasury Department announced the appointment of four new senior staff members late Friday.

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Hedge funds can't sue over investments in Fannie or Freddie

02/21/17

A federal appeals court upheld a ruling that barred hedge funds from suing to overturn the U.S. government’s 2012 decision to capture billions of dollars in the profits generated by the mortgage guarantors Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac after their bailout.

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'Rules Don't Apply': Mnuchin's Hollywood days

02/17/17

Steven Mnuchin was selected for Treasury Secretary because of his experience at Goldman Sachs and OneWest Bank. But Mnuchin is also known in Hollywood as a "money man." Following are selected films from his many credits.

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Investors’ victory in GSE case may be turning point against Treasury

02/02/17

A federal appeals court ruling has opened the door for litigants to challenge a 2012 decision by the U.S. government to sweep all of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's profits into the coffers of the Treasury Department.

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Mnuchin nom clears Senate panel without Dems present

02/01/17

The Senate Finance Committee approved the nomination of Treasury Secretary-designate Steven Mnuchin 14-0 on Wednesday after changing the rules to allow Republicans to vote without any Democrats present.

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Democrats successfully delay vote on Treasury Secretary-designate Mnuchin

01/30/17

Senate Democrats delayed a planned panel vote Monday on the nomination of Treasury Secretary-designate Steven Mnuchin, pushing it back until Tuesday morning.

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Mnuchin's nomination hearing set for Thursday

01/13/17

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a hearing on Treasury Secretary-designate Steven Mnuchin’s nomination on Thursday, Jan 19.

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Mnuchin vows to sell fund with ties to GSEs

01/11/17

Treasury Secretary-designate Steven Mnuchin will divest himself of his investments and interests in a number of companies and funds once confirmed, including a fund that has bet on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac being recapitalized and released from government control.

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