Dodd-Frank Imperfect, but ‘We’re Still Better Off’ Because of It: Sheila Bair
Speaking at TD Ameritrade Institutional conference, former FDIC chair gets warm reception from advisors, and urges no change to Dodd-Frank's "too big to fail" changes.
50 Top Women in Wealth, the Regulators: Bair, Schapiro, Warren—Slideshow
While all 50 honorees of the 50 Top Women in Wealth for 2011 deserve recognition for their accomplishments and leadership, we are taking some extra time to look at certain members of the list, this year grouped by the major roles they play in wealth management.
Sheila Bair: Unexpected Bank Watchdog—Top Women Extended Profile
While departing in July, Bair's five years of FDIC chairmanship have seen some of the best and worst of times.
SEC Charges Wyly Brothers With $550 Million Fraud
Sam and Charles Wyly, Dallas billionaire investors known for their support of conservative candidates, made $550 million in undisclosed profits through 13 years of insider trading, according to a SEC lawsuit filed Thursday, July 29.
Editor's Choice for September 8, 2009: Market-Moving News for This Week
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Growth and Taxes
The Senate's failure on June 8 to approve a permanent repeal of the federal estate tax would not sit well with former Senator Bob Dole, the Kansas Republican who ran for President in 1996.