Regulatory Changes: The President’s Picks Speak

February 10, 2009
Several Senate committee confirmation hearings have been held, and appointments to posts made, that will clearly shape the future of the financial services industry and the overall economy. This update reviews the confirmation hearings for Mary Schapiro as Securities and Exchange Commission Chair, Timothy Geithner as Treasury Secretary, Daniel Tarullo as a member of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, and appointees to the Council of Economic Advisors.