Tag: Regulatory Bodies

Supreme Court decision could help advance Biden’s housing agenda — starting with the firing of the FHFA director

Changes are quickly coming to the regulatory body that oversees mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, thanks to a decision released Wednesday by the U.S. Supreme Court. In a decision written by Justice Samuel Alito that included many of the court’s nine justices dissenting on certain points, the Supreme Court ruled that the structure […]

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Bitcoin and its ‘funny business’ should be regulated globally, says European Central Bank chief

The head of the European Central Bank called for the global regulation of bitcoin on Wednesday, saying that multilateral action was needed to stop “funny business” and money laundering. Christine Lagarde, speaking at the Reuters Next conference on Wednesday, said that bitcoin “has conducted some funny business and some interesting and totally reprehensible money laundering […]

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