Swaps Cop Massad Will Step Down, Letting Trump’s CFTC Take Shape
Regulator drew criticism for pushing rules as term neared end; move eases risk of panel’s Democrats outnumbering Republicans.
Barney Frank Introduces Bill to Merge SEC and CFTC
Frank, who introduced the legislation with Rep. Mike Capuano, D-Mass., said that "now that the basic policies have been adopted to cover security and derivatives regulation, we can focus on the structural issue” of merging the two agencies.
SIFMA’s Ryan Renews Dodd-Frank Support but Scoffs at Volcker Rule
“No one can be happy with where reform stands,” said Ryan on Tuesday at SIFMA's annual meeting in New York. Chairman Chet Helck spoke about the emotional side of the beleaguered finance industry.