Biz Group Says Financial Services Must Be In EU Trade Talks

Law360, New York (June 3, 2013, 7:30 PM EDT) -- A lobbying group for U.S. chief executives on Monday said that pending trade negotiations between the U.S. and the European Union must include discussions about financial regulations, and a pending bill that would slap U.S. banks with tough capital standards threatened the success of such negotiations.

In a letter to top members of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Business Roundtable said that legislation proposed by Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Sen. David Vitter, R-La., that would slap the country's largest banks with a 15 percent...
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