The agency is looking into changing its rules around allowing its staff members to trade stocks.
The bill requires the Fed to ensure bank financing projects are in line with the U.S.’s climate commitments.
The company was recently fined $250 million for failing to compensate customers for a 2018 scandal.
Under Trump, Jerome Powell supported rolling back several financial regulations put in place after the Great Recession.
Critics say Jerome Powell’s track record on climate and financial regulation should disqualify him from staying on.
Yet we continue to allow fossil fuel companies to profit off destroying the planet, says economist Robert Pollin.
The movement to create state-level public banks is gaining strong ground in at least 12 states.
Bank regulators are rushing to create cryptocurrency rules amid fears that a crypto crash could have wider effects.
A majority of Americans support the idea of a National Investment Authority — a public alternative to Wall Street.
Blackstone was a big winner of the last crisis. Now, it hopes to repeat the feat using a somewhat different playbook.