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July 2014 Hearings    « June 2014     August 2014 »   Full List  
Jul 8 at 10:00 AM The Role of Regulation in Shaping Equity Market Structure and Electronic Trading
COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing entitled “The Role of Regulation in Shaping Equity Market Structure and Electronic Trading.” The witnesses on Panel I will be: Mr. Jeffrey Sprecher, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Intercontinental Exchange, Inc.; Mr. Kenneth Griffin, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Citadel LLC; Mr. Kevin Cronin, Global Head of Trading, Invesco, Ltd; Dr. James Angel, Associate Professor of Finance, Georgetown University McDonough School of Business. The witnesses on Panel II will be: Mr. Thomas Wittman, Executive Vice President, Global Head of Equities, The NASDAX OMX Group, Inc.; Mr. Joe Ratterman, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, BATS Global Markets, Inc. Additional witnesses may be announced at a later date. All hearings are webcast live and will not be available until the hearing starts. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact the committee clerk at 202-224-7391 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.
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Jul 15 at 10:00 AM The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress
COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing on “The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress.” The witness will be: The Honorable Janet L. Yellen, Chair, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. All hearings are webcast live and will not be available until the hearing starts. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact the committee clerk at 202-224-7391 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.
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Jul 16 at 10:00 AM What Makes a Bank Systemically Important?
COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS AND CONSUMER PROTECTION will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing entitled “What Makes a Bank Systemically Important?”. The witnesses will be: Dr. Richard Herring, Jacob Safra Professor of International Banking, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Dr. James Thomson, Professor and Finance Chair, University of Akron; Dr. Robert DeYoung, Capitol Federal Professor in Financial Markets and Institutions, University of Kansas School of Business; and Dr. Paul Kupiec, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute. All hearings are webcast live and will not be available until the hearing starts. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact the committee clerk at 202-224-7391 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.
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Jul 22 at 03:00 PM Building Economically Resilient Communities: Local and Regional Approaches
COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON HOUSING, TRANSPORTATION, AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing entitled, “Building Economically Resilient Communities: Local and Regional Approaches.” The witnesses will be: The Honorable Steven M. Fulop, Mayor, City of Jersey City; Mr. Joseph A. Calabrese, Chief Executive Officer and General Manager, Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority; Mr. Lee Gibson, Executive Director, Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County; and The Honorable Claire A. Collins, Supervisor, Bath County, Virginia. All hearings are webcast live and will not be available until the hearing starts. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact the committee clerk at 202-224-7391 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.
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Jul 30 at 10:00 AM The Flood Insurance Claims Process in Communities After Sandy: Lessons Learned and Potential Improvements
COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON HOUSING, TRANSPORTATION, AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing entitled, “The Flood Insurance Claims Process in Communities After Sandy: Lessons Learned and Potential Improvements.” The witness on Panel I will be: The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. The witness on Panel II will be: Mr. Donald Griffin, Vice President, Property Casualty Insurers Association of America. Additional witnesses may be announced at a later date. All hearings are webcast live and will not be available until the hearing starts. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact the committee clerk at 202-224-7391 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.