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Bank of England unlikely to foresee next financial crisis

The Bank of England’s models are not up to the job of spotting the next financial crisis, according to one senior official.

Steven Mnuchin confirmed as Treasury secretary

Steven Mnuchin takes reins at the US Department of the Treasury and faces full workload of reforms.

Yellen asserts Fed’s authority to negotiate with global rule-setters

Fed chair Janet Yellen enters war of words with vice-chairman of House Financial Services Committee over participation in supranational regulatory bodies.

ESMA seeks to close MiFID II trading loophole

ESMA has asked the European Commission to close a MiFID loophole concerning non-regulated platforms.

Geert Wilders

The Barbarians within the EU’s gates

Europe will very likely escape a big electoral upset this year, but that doesn’t mean the problem goes away. If populism is left unaddressed it could wreak havoc on Europe and its banks. 

Alan Houmann - Citi

Global banks spooked by regulatory fragmentation fears

Institutions fear that global regulatory frameworks, which make it easier for them to operate internationally, may be under threat as a result of growing nationalism. By Justin Pugsley.

Committee determined to finalise Basel III rules

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision is still trying to finalise the Basel III framework amid European pushback and changes in key US personnel.

EU equivalence rules face shake-up

EU equivalence regime is likely to be re-examined as it is several years old.

Mifid, clearing houses among ESMA 2017 priorities

In its 2017 supervisory convergence work programme, ESMA is to prioritise the implementation of key regulatory texts and the oversight of clearing houses

Jeb Hensarling reiterates that Dodd-Frank is to be dismantled

House Financial Services Committee chairman Jeb Hensarling confirms that scrapping Dodd-Frank is a priority for the new administration.

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