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Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson is concerned about the potential for liquidity troubles in markets due to changes in the activities of Wall Street firms.
The former Treasury secretary said regulators should make a priority of addressing the problems of bond market liquidity, brought on by efforts to make institutions safer after the crisis.
While the Fed contemplates boosting rates, former Clinton Treasury Secretary Larry Summers tells CNBC policymakers should be more concerned about acting too early than too late.
The former Clinton treasury secretary agrees with JPMorgan boss Jamie Dimon on the possible unintended consequences of financial crisis-driven regulation.
The Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank is positioning itself as an Asia-centric alternative to the World Bank and International Monetary Fund.
Another former senior government official has signed up to be a paid advisor to a multibillion-dollar hedge fund firm.
The President of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank said Thursday why the Fed should slowly raise rates.
The former director of the National Economic Council said Thursday why the Fed should hold off on raising rates.
It's a start, but Europe's bond-buying plan won't cure the Continent's deepening economic stagnation.
Prominent economic thinkers in Davos believe the U.S. economy is strong, but its ability to deal with the next crisis is in doubt.
European markets closed higher on reports that the ECB is set to buy around 50 billion euros per month of government bonds for around a year.
But former Clinton Treasury Secretary Larry Summers tells CNBC that breaking up the euro zone would be a mistake.
Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers tells CNBC that investments need to be made to get the U.S. economy stronger.
Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers, says the U.S. is not investing in infrastructure and education like they should. There's work to be done and cheap money is available to do it, says Summers.
Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers explains why he is not satisfied with how the U.S. economy is performing. We've got to do more to grow the economy, says Summers.
Stagnant family earning power, low productivity growth, labor population trends are cause for concern, said economist Robert Hall.
Goldman Sachs already appears to be having second thoughts on its tepid forecast for 2015.
Big name investors like Dan Loeb and David Einhorn helped raise $6 million to fight poverty at a charity event in New York City.
Larry Summers, former U.S. Treasury Secretary, shares his thoughts on corporate tax reform and tax inversions.
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers told CNBC on Friday, "There's no question that assets are more fully priced than they were 18 months ago.