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US economy

Barack Obama announces financial reforms alongside Joe Biden

Obama’s bank plan: liked abroad, hated at home

Mon 25 Jan, AT 07:11

President’s Wall St reforms run into opposition among US pols and bank lobbyists

Paul A Volcker Barack Obama

Banks mobilise lobbyists as Obama declares war

Fri 22 Jan, AT 07:22

Bank shares fall sharply as President proposes huge reforms to curb risk-taking

Wall Street

Banker fury as Obama unveils new risk tax

Thu 14 Jan, AT 07:53

President wants to raise $100bn over ten years to pay off TARP deficit

Andrew Cuomo

Bankers head to DC for another show of contrition

Wed 13 Jan, AT 07:27

Andrew Cuomo threatens legal scrutiny if assisted banks don’t own up on pay

Wall Street

Top economists paint gloomy picture for 2010

Tue 5 Jan, AT 07:15

Don't be fooled by the occasional good numbers, warn Krugman and Co

David Tepper

$2.5bn pay for the man with the brass balls

Tue 22 Dec, AT 07:09

Hedge-funder David Tepper makes a fortune by taking US government at its word