• The House just voted to roll back financial regulations, and Trump is expected to sign the bill

    4 monthes ago - By CNBC

    President Donald Trump is expected to sign the bill to ease regulations on all but the largest banks.
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  • Fifth Third-MB merger accelerates trend of bank branch closures

    Fifth Third-MB merger accelerates trend of bank branch closures

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    CHICAGO - Fifth Third Bank's proposed acquisition of Chicago-based MB Financial could mean 20 percent of the combined company's local branches close by the end of next year. A cost-saving move aimed at eliminating "branch overlap" resulting from the $4.7...
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  • Bill easing bank regulations heads to Trump, but falls short of overhaul GOP wanted

    Bill easing bank regulations heads to Trump, but falls short of overhaul GOP wanted

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - Bipartisan legislation focused on easing regulations for small and mid-sized banks passed the House on Tuesday and headed to President Trump for his expected signature. Although the bill provides some significant relief for larger financial institutions, it falls...
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  • In loosening bank regulation, GOP House closes a loophole linked to Puerto Rico's financial crisis

    4 monthes ago - By CNBC

    U.S. lawmakers closed a long-standing legal loophole that helped spark a financial crisis in Puerto Rico that has decimated the savings of thousands of residents
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