The Derivative Project

Live Blog: Hearing on HFS on Legislation to Improve SEC

The House Financial Services Committee is conducting a Hearing right now on “Fixing the Watch Dog:  Legislative Proposals to Improve and Enhance the SEC”. The Derivative Project will highlight specific comments that directly impact individual retirement investors during this Hearing. 11:40 ET House Financial Services Chair Bacchus just asked Boston…

Labor Day and The Significance, to the 2012 Election Debates, of Last Friday’s Federal Suit Against the Banks

“When the American people come to understand what Wall Street did to them, they will be so angry”.                —Congressman Collin Peterson, (D-MN) February 2009 The American people have yet to be told the truth about the 2008 financial crisis. In early February 2009,…