NewsWatch: Why Paul Volcker fears Trump’s push to roll back Dodd-Frank


Former Fed Chairman Paul Volcker said in an interview with MarketWatch that rolling back Dodd Frank would be a bad idea. See full story.

Thanks, Obama: His $400,000 speaking fee actually helps America

When former President Barack Obama gives a speech and gets paid $400,000, he generates $180,000 in taxes, most of it federal. See full story.

BlackRock CEO Fink suggests Trump’s personality could be an economic risk

Larry Fink, the chief executive officer of asset management behemoth BlackRock Inc., on Friday struck a cautious tone about President Donald Trump, noting that while Trump’s anticipated economic policies represented a “bucket list of things we’d like to see done,” the president was also the cause of market uncertainty and a threat to industries and growth engines.

>>> Original Source <<<