The final version of the Volcker rule to ban banks from gambling with their own money is "significantly different" from the originally proposed version, making its impact on the markets difficult to gauge, a top U.S. securities regulator said on Monday.Regulators will release the long-awaited final version of the Volcker rule on Tuesday, following two years of consultation over a rule which Wall Street sees as one of the harshest elements of the post-financial crisis crackdown."The proposal that went out over two years ago was largely just a series of questions," U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Republican member Daniel Gallagher told reporters on the sidelines of an event sponsored by the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany, held in Frankfurt."The final rule-making that you'll see is, I think, significantly different than that proposal, such that it should have been re-proposed so that the public could comment and tell us whether we were getting it right."Three of the five ...
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Greenstein & Co.’s Jonathan Greenstein on the origins of some unique and expensive Menorahs.
FBN’s David Asman on the outlook for the housing market.
FBN's Charlie Gasparino on management changes at the NASDAQ.
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Citi luxury research senior analyst Oliver Chen and Stephens Managing Director John Lawrence on the outlook for the retail sector.
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FBN’s Lori Rothman on concerns about the market’s outlook.
Chadwick Financial Services CEO Michael Chadwick says there are many bubbles posing risks to investors.
FBN's Charlie Gasparino on Ralph Nader holding a conference to attack plans to end Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
HJ Sims director of credit analysis Dick Larkin on the depressed market for Puerto Rican debt.
Activist investor Carl Icahn disclosed a 12.63 percent stake in medical device maker Hologic Inc, prompting the company to adopt a shareholder rights plan to protect...
Claman on Call: FBN’s Cheryl Casone with an after-hours web-exclusive on the markets, the US Airways-American Airlines merger and Warren Buffett’s son Howard Buffett.
Former Deputy Assistant to president George W. Bush, Brad Blakeman, on Congressional negotiations on a budget deal.
Gold was little changed on Monday as the dollar eased and investors assessed whether last week's better-than-expected U.S. jobs number was robust enough to lead the ...
Eddie Lampert-controlled Sears Holdings Corp, struggling with mounting operating losses and declining sales, said it would spin off its Lands' End clothing business,...
CapitalistPig Hedge Fund ’s Jonathan Hoenig and Independent Women’s Forum’s Sabrina Schaeffer on the impact of a minimum wage increase.
FBN’s Nicole Petallides breaks down the day in the markets.
Real estate attorney Bob Massi weighs in on the state of the U.S. housing market.