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Donald Trump plans to undo Dodd-Frank law, fiduciary rule

President Donald Trump on Friday plans to sign an executive action to scale back the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial-overhaul law, in a sweeping plan to dismantle much of the regulatory system put in place after the financial crisis. Trump also plans another executive action aimed at rolling back a controversial regulation scheduled to take effect in April that

Ryan, Trump team discuss border tax at Capitol Hill meeting

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan and top members of President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team on Monday discussed a controversial plan to tax imports during an evening meeting on Capitol Hill, a Trump adviser said. Trump’s incoming chief strategist Stephen Bannon said the meeting examined two provisions of Ryan’s “Better Way” tax reform blueprint,

Trump to name Goldman executive to key economic post

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Friday was expected to name a senior Goldman Sachs banker to coordinate economic policy across his administration, turning again to Wall Street for expertise in managing the world’s largest economy. Trump’s pick of Gary Cohn, 56, the firm’s president and chief operating officer, to head his White House National Economic