Nov 20, 2014
To coincide with Global Entrepreneurship Week’s events, the recently formed Crowdfund Intermediary Regulatory Advocates (CFIRA) is having its 2nd Annual Regulatory and Advocacy Summit on Capitol Hill tomorrow, November 21.
Nov 19, 2014
MetLife, to its credit, has publicly stated that it is not too big to fail and does not want the special privileges that come with SIFI status, nor the regulatory costs.
Nov 12, 2014
Unlike AIG and the big banks, MetLife has never taken a dime in taxpayer bailouts. It is asking not for a handout, but for the federal government to keep its hands off of the successful business model it has used to serve customers for over a century.
Oct 9, 2014
When most folks hear the word “crowdfunding,” they think of sites like Kickstarter and IndieGogo in which fans can fund a new project and get souvenirs such as T-shirts. These innovations should be applauded, but they only scratch the surface of what crowdfunding can do.
Oct 3, 2014
So in banking, Holder’s clear legacy is in letting fraudsters go free and rewarding destructive housing activists , while doubly punishing the true investor victims.
Sep 5, 2014
MetLife has never taken a dime in taxpayer bailouts. All it is asking for now is not a handout, but for the federal government to keep its hands off of the successful business model MetLife has utilized for decades to provide insurance to many satisfied customers.
Aug 29, 2014
Whatever Bank of America’s misdeeds, it is certainly not “appropriate” to take from the investors the government itself says were victims to give to homeowners that the government never alleges were defrauded.
Aug 19, 2014
Even the most ardent libertarian will say it’s a core function of the government to punish fraud. But for the rule of law to function, all fraud must be punished whether it is by borrowers, lenders, or those in between.