Tag Archives: House Financial Services Committee

Ocasio-Cortez Could Land Banking Post, How Will Stock Market Respond?

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the youngest woman ever to serve in Congress. She now looks set to make waves by joining the House Financial Services Committee, which oversees the Wall Street regulatory regime. Peeling Back Trump’s Years of Deregulation Reports indicate the Democratic congresswoman has a strong chance of the appointment and could be an ally to Financial… Read More »

Muddied and Fairly Opaque Crypto Industry Needs Oversight, Says US Lawmaker

A member of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee wants lawmakers to focus more attention on initial coin offerings (ICOs) and the trading of crypto assets, calling the market “muddied and fairly opaque.”Regulators Need to Ensure Crypto Investors Are ProtectedRepresentative Bill Huizenga, a Michigan Republican, is reported to have voiced his concerns yesterday. According to him, Congress needs to… Read More »