Monthly Archives: August 2011

Dodd-Frank Act Could Hinder Global Competitiveness

As hundreds of Dodd-Frank rules begin to materialize, many studies have claimed that the cumulative weight of the rules will have an adverse impact on the ability of American companies to compete internationally.   “No other industrialized countries in Europe or … Continue reading

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Confidence Remains in U.S. Markets Despite Downgrade

Standard & Poor’s rating agency lowered the long-term rating of the U.S. government and federal agencies from AAA to AA+ with a negative outlook after the markets closed on Friday, August 5, 2011. Despite S&P’s reasons for the downgrade, many … Continue reading

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