Volcker on Volcker

By Staff | February 13, 2012 | Last updated on February 13, 2012
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Finance Minister Jim Flaherty and Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney are just the latest foreign dignitaries to attack the so-called Volcker Rule contained within the Frank-Dodd Act. Europeans have been complaining about the ban on prop trading at banks since it was proposed.

All of which strikes Paul Volcker as a little odd, considering Europeans are looking at far more “draconian” measures for their own banks. Read his thoughts on his namesake rule.

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