Two confirmed for CFTC posts

By Douglas Clark  |   August 31, 2018   |   Federal

The Senate has confirmed the nominations of Dawn Stump and Dan Berkovitz as Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Commissioners. Officials said confirmations of Stump and Berkovitz complete t...

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Bill enhances self-employed mortgage access

By Douglas Clark  |   August 30, 2018   |   Federal

Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Mike Rounds (R-SD) introduced Tuesday a measure designed to give self-employed workers with non-traditional forms of income greater access to mortgages. The senators...

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IRI lauds financial literacy initiative

By Douglas Clark  |   August 23, 2018   |   Featured

The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) is praising Senate efforts to examine the state of financial literacy and gather information on improving consumer awareness. “We are grateful to Sens. Mike...

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Committee chair backs SEC reporting study

By Douglas Clark  |   August 21, 2018   |   Federal

The House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) is supporting President Trump’s call for the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to study the impact of reporting requireme...

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