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Public Interest Groups Oppose Loosening Rules For Fintech Providers

CFPB Sandbox for Financial Services Firms Sacrifices Consumer Protections WASHINGTON D.C. — A coal.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 11th, 2018

While Everyone Was Focused on the Shutdown, the White House Rolled Back Worker Safety Rules

Labor rights and public health groups fi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 30th, 2019

Consumer groups warn of slime, toy 'dangers'

Consumer groups like U.S. PIRG (Public Interest Research Group) Education Fund are warning parents of potential threats of some toys on the market ahead of the busy holiday shopping season. (Nov. 20)       &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 20th, 2018

Internet provider groups sue Vermont over net neutrality law

Five industry groups representing major internet providers and cable companies filed suit on Thursday seeking to block a Vermont law barring companies that do not abide by net neutrality rules from receiving state contracts......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 18th, 2018

Internet provider groups sue Vermont over net neutrality law

Five industry groups representing major internet providers and cable companies filed suit on Thursday seeking to block a Vermont law barring companies that do not abide by net neutrality rules from receiving state contracts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2018

Internet provider groups sue over California net neutrality rules

Four industry groups representing major internet providers and cable companies filed suit on Wednesday seeking to block California's new law to mandate net neutrality rules......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 3rd, 2018

Wall Street seeks rule changes to encourage IPOs, staying public

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wall Street lobby groups urged U.S. policy makers and regulators to revamp rules to encourage more initial public offerings and to reduce the regulatory cost of staying public, in a white paper issued on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 26th, 2018

Viewpoint: Net neutrality"s "public-utility" option is a win-win for all

After a bitter debate with the FCC waged by tech’s major players and most consumer groups, the battle was lost: net neutrality mandates, strengthened in 2015, are now officially repealed. Internet service providers (ISPs) will now be able to offer mu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2018

Conservative think tank challenges Austin"s sick-leave rules

The Texas Public Policy Foundation is already suing the city of Austin for its short-term rental regulations. Now it's taking action on sick leave on behalf of the Texas Association of Business and other corporate-focused groups......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2018

President Trump’s Warnings on Fed Rate-Hike Were On The Mark

FLASH: The Fed has the stock market’s back White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow applauded President Trump’s public pressure on the Fed on the pace of the central bank’s interest-rate hikes. “I’m very gla.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 15th, 2019

German govt adviser proposes broader view of EU antitrust rules

European Union antitrust rules could be reformed to introduce a two-stage review of mergers that would examine competition issues and then broader public interests, said the head of a German commission tasked with coming up with reforms proposals......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2019

Key Takeaways From Stifel"s Private Equity And Venture Capital Panel

More and more transportation and logistics companies are choosing to sell to private equity (PE) groups because of the value-add provided by PE firms and the increasing expense and burden of public markets. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 13th, 2019

Flight Attendants Ask Public to Join Demonstrations if Government Shuts Down Again

Union president Sara Nelson said, "Congress is creating an extremely chaotic situation." Flight attendants are just one of the many groups that would be impacted if there’s another government s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 12th, 2019

Advocacy groups urge Democrats to oppose DNA collection and facial scanning at border

Proposals for a "smart wall" at the U.S.-Mexico border may include biometric scanning and heavy drone surveillance, advocacy groups fear......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 5th, 2019

German minister: Clear rules apply to all providers in building 5G network

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Tuesday that only secure technology could be installed to build Germany's 5G network, adding that clear rules applied to all providers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 5th, 2019

Venezuela’s Crypto Exchanges, Miners Must Register Under New Rules

Venezuela has activated new regulations for crypto service providers in the country, including exchange platforms and miners......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 4th, 2019

Token Issuers Must Stop Paying for Market Making

It's time for the crypto world to adopt the best practices of the traditional public securities exchanges, including rules on ethics and fair dealing......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 3rd, 2019

U.S. appeals court hears challenge to FCC net neutrality repeal

A federal appeals court was hearing arguments on Friday over whether the Trump administration acted legally when it repealed landmark net neutrality rules governing internet providers in December 2017......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 1st, 2019

The Fed Rules in the Market’s Favor

The Federal Open Market Committee Wednesday held key policy interest rates unchanged and said it would be “patient” in raising them, while revising its outlook for the reduction of its balance sheet......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 31st, 2019

How health care groups are helping furloughed patients

Furloughed government workers missing paychecks during the shutdown may put off their doctor’s appointments because of the expense — and health care providers are trying to ensure that doesn't happen. Some are offering financial assistance to fur.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2019

Big Earnings Week Looms One of 2018"s Most Disappointing Groups

Last year, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates four times, but the S&P Regional Banks Select Industry Index (SPSIRBKT), a widely followed gauge of regional bank stocks, plunged 19 percent. So it is safe to say regional banks were among .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 22nd, 2019