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Former U.S. Congressman Barney Frank, weighs in on the controversy over dark pools and high-frequency trading. Frank says if he were chairman he would be investigating how high-speed trades are conducted.
Former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank reacts to the Federal Reserve's annual bank stress tests. 29 out of 30 of the participating banks met its requirements.
Former Rep. Barney Frank, (D-MA), discusses President Obama's budget for 2015 where he plans on eliminating tax breaks tied to the wealthy. Frank also weighs in on job creation and income inequality.
Former U.S. Representative Barney Frank discusses the ramifications of Arizona's controversial bill that would end up hurting instead of protecting citizens' rights.
Former U.S. Congressman Barney Frank (D-MA), discusses why the U.S. needs to "bring some money home."
Former U.S. Congressman Barney Frank (D-MA), discusses the state of the economy as President Obama's stimulus plan turns 5 years old.
Former U.S. Congressman Barney Frank discusses taper options and the uncertainty of the stock market as Janet Yellen prepares to take over the Federal Reserve.
Former U.S. Congressman Barney Frank predicts the most likely topics of President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night, including jobs, immigration and income inequality.
Former Congressman Barney Frank, looks back on Ben Bernanke's career as Fed chairman. Frank says Bernanke did an excellent job with QE and the notion that QE caused a wealth gap is wrong.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's decision to blow up the filibuster on presidential nominations may raise new fiscal crisis risks.
Barney Frank, former Massachusetts representative, reacts to an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal about JPMorgan's $13 billion settlement. He also feels he should take very little blame for the housing boom and bust.
Home prices are up, but home ownership is at its lowest point in 18 years. Barney Frank, former Massachusetts Congressman, discusses the growing trend to rent homes. "Home ownership is good for people who can afford it," he says.
Former Rep. Barney Frank on Monday dismissed calls to bring back a Depression-era law that divided commercial and investment banking.
Regulators have written 14,000 pages and finalized 155 rules of the Dodd-Frank Act since Washington vowed to fix Wall Street, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. Retired Mass. Rep. Barney Frank (D) discusses whether the bill can accomplish that.
Former Rep. Barney Frank, (D-MA), explains why he is attending SALT and whether there is a discrepancy between Wall Street and the rest of the country.
Former Congressman Barney Frank, (D-MA), discusses how he heard the news about the Boston area lockdown, and its impact on the city.
An effort is building in Congress to change marijuana laws, including moves to legalize the industrial production of hemp and establish a federal pot tax.
Is it time to put spending cuts front and center in the debate? Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA), discusses the odds of getting a deal on the fiscal cliff. "The country is ready for substantial reductions in military spending," he says.
WASHINGTON, Nov 1- Wells Fargo has gone to court to challenge a financial-crisis lawsuit recently brought against it by the Justice Department, saying a prior multi-bank $25 billion mortgage settlement already cleared it of some liability.
*CEOs demand Congress find debt solution. WASHINGTON, Oct 25- Chief executives of more than 80 big U.S. corporations, including Goldman Sachs, Cisco Systems and Boeing, joined forces to press Congress to reduce the federal deficit in a rare show of broad corporate unity.