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Is it repeal or replace Dodd-Frank? Neither – think more like hitting the ‘refresh’ key



The recent executive action by President Trump regarding the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is getting much attention. Although six ‘core principles’ were announced, the only substantive part of the executive order was to mandate a report from the U.S. Treasury…

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Something’s Brewin’ – 2017 Fixed Income Outlook



To quote Bert the chimney sweep, from Disney’s Mary Poppins, “Winds in the east, mist coming in, like somethin’ is brewin’ and bout to begin”. 2016 was characterized by unexpected change, exemplified by the outcomes of the Brexit vote and the U.S. presidential election. And as we look…

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