Survey reveals consumer financial struggles

By Douglas Clark  |   September 28, 2017   |   Industry

Results of the recently released Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) survey on the financial well-being of American consumers revealed more than 40 percent struggle to make ends meet. CFPB...

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Kevin Fromer

Fromer picked to lead Financial Services Forum

By Dave Kovaleski  |   September 26, 2017   |   Federal

Kevin Fromer was recently named president and CEO of the Financial Services Forum, a financial and economic policy organization comprised of executives of financial services firms. “I am honored ...

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Measure extends term of FSOC independent member

By Douglas Clark  |   September 25, 2017   |   Federal

The Senate has passed a bill extending the term of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) independent member with insurance expertise. Officials said the Financial Stability Oversight Cou...

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Housing prices up slightly in July

By Dave Kovaleski  |   September 25, 2017   |   Industry

Housing prices in the United States ticked up slightly in July, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) monthly House Price Index (HPI). House prices rose 0.2 percent in July c...

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