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US Treasury report calls for easing of dozens of Wall Street rules

"By streamlining the regulatory system, we can make the US capital markets a true source of economic growth which will harness American ingenuity and allow small businesses to grow." - US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.


THE Trump administration urged the overhaul of key rules underpinning trading in US stock, bond and derivatives markets, calling on regulators to loosen dozens of restrictions imposed on Wall Street after the financial crisis.

In a 220-page report released on Friday, the...

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