The President Just Gave A Gift To Wall Street

Block & Landsman by Block & Landsman

A Wall St Road Sign, ImvestmentThough he campaigned on a populist agenda often targeting Wall Street, Donald Trump’s recent executive order gift wrapped a present to the financial industry, at the expense of consumers. In response to the financial crisis of 2007-08, The Obama Administration enacted Dodd-Frank, a voluminous, broad ranging set of financial reforms and regulations that were intending to stabilize the financial industry and afford more transparency and protection to consumers.  That the Act was over 800 pages makes it is easy to say that it was over-broad ...Read More