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Financial Industry Split On Speculation Tax

Financial Industry Split On Speculation Tax
Above Photo: (Photo: Funny Solution Studio / Shutterstock) Wall Street lobbyists have the luxury, at least for now, of largely ignoring calls for a U.S. tax on financial speculation. While Senator Bernie Sanders made such a tax a centerpiece of his presidential bid, the Republicans who now control Washington are focused on delivering tax cuts — not increases — to their banker friends. But in Europe, it’s another story. Ten EU governments ... Read more