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U.S. senators introduce bill to rein-in proxy advisers

14 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON Six U.S. senators on Wednesday introduced a bill that would require the U.S. securities watchdog to directly regulate firms such as Glass, Lewis & Co and Institutional Shareholder Services, which advise investors on how to vote in corporate elections.

U.S. senators introduce bill to rein-in proxy advisers

14 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON, Nov 14 Six U.S. senators on Wednesday introduced a bill that would require the U.S. securities watchdog to directly regulate firms like Glass, Lewis & Co and Institutional Shareholder Services, which advise investors on how to vote in corporate elections.

Rabobank explores sale of U.S. retail, wealth operations: sources

12 Nov 2018

Dutch cooperative lender Rabobank is exploring the sale of its retail and wealth management operations in the United States in a deal that could top $1 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

U.S. Fed to reconsider 'stress capital buffer' plan: official

09 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON Randal Quarles, head of supervision at the Federal Reserve, said on Friday the central bank would re-propose aspects of a bank capital rule known as the "stress capital buffer" due to industry concerns.

RPT-INTERVIEW-Key Democratic lawmaker may invite bank CEOs to testify before U.S. Congress

09 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON, Nov 8 Democrat Maxine Waters, poised to become chair of the U.S. House banking committee, told Reuters on Thursday she would like the heads of the country's biggest banks to testify before the panel as she seeks to ramp up regulatory oversight.

Key Democratic lawmaker may invite bank CEOs to testify before U.S. Congress

09 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON Democrat Maxine Waters, poised to become chair of the U.S. House banking committee, told Reuters on Thursday she would like the heads of the country's biggest banks to testify before the panel as she seeks to ramp up regulatory oversight.

Tesla names director Denholm to replace Musk as board chair

08 Nov 2018

Tesla Inc has named director Robyn Denholm as board chair, fulfilling a demand by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to strip the job from Elon Musk, the electric car maker's wayward chief executive who has dragged the company through months of turbulence. | Video

Banks to target moderate Democrats, regulators if U.S. House flips

03 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON Financial industry lobbyists say they will focus their efforts on moderate Democrats and regulatory agencies if Democrats take control of the House of Representatives after next week's congressional elections.

Banks to target moderate Democrats, regulators if U.S. House flips

02 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON, Nov 2 Financial industry lobbyists say they will focus their efforts on moderate Democrats and regulatory agencies if Democrats take control of the House of Representatives after next week's congressional elections.

U.S. House finance chair still hopeful for vote on capital formation bill

01 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON The chair of the House Financial Services Committee said he is still hopeful the Senate will vote on a bill that would make it easier for companies to raise capital and go public, despite a growing likelihood the legislation will stall in the upper chamber.

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