CFPB Launches Inquiry into the Credit Card Industry

CFPB Launches Inquiry into the Credit Card Industry

Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced it is seeking public comment from consumers on how the credit card market is functioning following several initiatives imposed by the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009, H.R. 627 (CARD Act), which amended various provisions of the Truth in Lending Act, 15 U.S.C § 1601, et. seq.

A New World Bank?

By | Global Policy Watch | March 27, 2015

The “Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank” (AIIB) was  launched by China in 2013.  It only became headlined in the world press this month when the United States publicly criticized Britain for announcing its participation.