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 Greg MacSweeney

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Greg MacSweeney is editorial director of InformationWeek Financial Services, whose brands include Wall Street & Technology, Bank Systems & Technology, Advanced Trading, and Insurance & Technology.

Articles by Greg MacSweeney
posted in August 2009

UBS Settlement Could Unlock Bank Secrecy

An agreement reached between the U.S. and Switzerland over secret American accounts held at the Swiss bank UBS may open the way for revelations of tax evasion at other banks.

IT Transformation Mantra: Carpe Diem

The tough economy of the past 18 months has given technology leaders in Wall Street firms the opportunity to implement IT governance and clean up operations.

Fed Is Looking For a Few Good Traders

The Fed is looking to hire traders, risk managers and analysts to help manage its investments, including roughly half-a-trillion dollars worth of mortgage-backed securities.

New Legislation May Change Exec Pay

A bill that passed the House would allow shareholders to vote on pay packages for Wall Street executives, and give regulators new powers to limit rewards for risk taking.

Big Banks Face Further Scrutiny

The worst may not yet be over for some of America's biggest banks. Some of the country's biggest lenders, including Goldman Sachs, have been subpoenaed by a Senate committee as part of a fraud investigation.

New Rules Would Rein in Derivatives

Democrats are working on a bill that would force most credit-default swaps onto exchanges where they can be monitored by the government.

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