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  • Volcker Rule: Simpler and stronger     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 11:04 AM ET

    Discussing the Volcker Rule and the improvements made to make the legislation stronger, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Sheila Bair, former chair of the FDIC.

  • Volcker key compliance issues     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 11:02 AM ET

    The FDIC has voted unanimously to approve the Volcker Rule. CNBC's Eamon Javers details the compliance issues.

  • Santelli Exchange: Too big to understand     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses if the Volcker Rule will address the issues of "too big to fail."

  • The Volcker Rule is misguided: Pro     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital Advisors president & CIO, and Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill principal, discuss the Volcker Rule and what legal challenges could arise.

  • Javers: Volcker Rule exemptions     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 10:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers details the five key exemptions under the Volcker Rule. Regulators from the FDIC and Federal Reserve are expected to vote to approve the legislation which would ban banks from proprietary trading.

  • How will banks fare post-Volcker Rule?     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 6:41 PM ET

    Keith Pogson, Senior Partner, Asia Pacific Financial Services at EY, outlines the hurdles ahead for major banks in complying with the new rules, which could cost them millions.

  • Why I'm voting no on Volcker: SEC commissioner Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:08 PM ET
    Michael Piwowar

    Here's why SEC commissioner Michael Piwowar plans to vote against the Volcker Rule.

  • Bracing for Volcker rule surprises     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:35 AM ET

    Harvey Pitt, Kalorama Partners CEO and former SEC chairman, discusses the "toughened" version of the Volcker Rule and what can be expected from the new regulation. Pitt thinks there will be more restrictions across the board.

  • Volcker Rule vote Tuesday     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 4:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche explains the Volcker Rule wants to prevent banks from placing outsized trades using their own money. The rule is set to be approved on Tuesday.

  • Final Volcker Rule Tuesday     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports regulators are expected to approve a final draft of the Volcker Rule. Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Shawn Matthews, weighs in.

  • Lazard's Gary Parr: Volcker Rule is too complex     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 3:39 PM ET

    Gary Parr, Lazard vice chairman, gives his perspective on the complexity of the "Volcker Rule" and talks about the future of Wall Street.

  • Beware the curse of the new Fed chair? Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 9:53 AM ET
    Janet Yellen

    Markets tend to slide when a new Fed chair takes over. Coincidence ... or curse?

  • Volcker rule will get done this year: Jack Lew     Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 9:11 PM ET

    Discussing the Volcker Rule, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew stresses the need for it to be completed in order to restore confidence in financial markets.

  • Top Fed official: Keep QE to battle unemployment Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 2:31 PM ET
    Narayana Kocherlakota

    A top Fed official said the need to bring down unemployment outweighed inflation concerns from the central bank's bond-buying stimulus program

  • What China Has in Common With 1979 America     Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Garry Evans, Global Head of Equity Strategy at HSBC draws similarities between China in 2013 and the U.S. back in 1979. He also shares his opinion on investing in the equity markets and gold.

  • Volcker Weighs In on Fed's Easy Money Policies Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 2:38 PM ET

    Former Fed Chairman Paul Volcker weighed in on the Fed's bond buying, saying it's "limited and diminishing" and warning that central banks are too often late in removing stimulus.

  • This Possible Fed Successor Has Admirers...And Foes Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 6:40 AM ET

    Janet Yellen is seen as a logical candidate to succeed the Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke, but critics remain wary of her stance on inflation.

  • Hollande Unveils Softened French Bank Reform Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | 1:36 AM ET
    France Finance Minister, Pierre Moscovici

    France unveiled a long-awaited bank reform, hailing it as a model for the rest of Europe even as critics said it fell short of President Francois Hollande's campaign pledge to get tough with the financial sector.

  • Volcker Says Rule Is Already Changing Wall Street Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 7:58 AM ET

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker told CNBC his namesake rule has already changed how Wall Street does business.

  • Paul Volcker, former Federal Reserve Chairman, explains why he believes the Volcker Rule has already been effective and says that regulation does not have to be overly complex.