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Geithner Says Dodd-Frank Opponents Add to Market Uncertainty 

February 3, 2012

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner criticized opponents of new financial industry regulations and said the first non-banks deemed systemically risky will be named this year. 

“Those who are working to slow the pace of reform will only increase uncertainty, and they will damage our efforts to try to get the rest of the world to adopt a level playing field,” Geithner said in Washington yesterday. 

Geithner defended the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act and said regulators are “making considerable progress in implementing reform.” The law has come under attack from Republicans in Congress and presidential candidates.

Full Article: Bloomberg Businessweek




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