Changes Afoot in Washington Well Ahead of Midterm Elections
"It’s virtually certain that Republicans will retain control of the House — and now are within striking distance of taking the Senate,” says strategist Valliere.
11 Key Congressional Committees for Advisors to Worry About
As the election approaches, not just the White House and Congress are in play, but also control of congressional committees important to advisors and others in the financial services sector.
Health care reform: Wax on, wax off
Company write-downs in the wake of health care reform are coming fast and furious. AT&T announced $1 billion, John Deere and Boeing are in for...
here is plenty of blame to go around for the financial meltdown of 2008. Culprits range from dozy regulators to feckless investors to consumers who...
THEY CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW
While the Treasury Department of Henry Paulson drives the $700 billion Troubled Assets Relief Program bus that is meant to restore confidence and liquidity to...
A Qualified Yes to Hedge Fund Regulation
In testimony before Congress November 13, five hedge fund managers--each of whom made at least $1 billion last year