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Regulators OK Volcker rule, curbing big banks’ high-risk trades

“Government regulators approved a sweeping new set of rules for the nation’s biggest banks that ban them from the kind of ultra-high-risk trading that nearly collapsed the world’s financial system. Despite a fierce lobbying effort to prevent the new measure, … Continue reading

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Sign of the Times, November 16, 2012

    Most Popular Hostess Brands closing for good   ·  3,799 Wal-Mart workers plan Black Friday walkout   ·  675 Fate of paychecks rests on fiscal cliff   ·  173 BP to pay record penalty for Gulf oil spill … Continue reading

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