Finance Reform Deal Emerges From Marathon Talks

Law360, New York (June 25, 2010, 10:40 AM EDT) -- Negotiators from the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate announced early Friday that they had finished hashing out differences between their versions of financial regulatory reform legislation, sending the sweeping final bill back to both chambers for a final up-or-down vote before the end of July.

President Barack Obama hailed the completed version of H.R. 4173, the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, saying it would bring tough new consumer financial protections, first-ever regulation for the $600 trillion over-the-counter derivatives market, an end to the...
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