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Reuters: "France Welcomes Obama's Bank Regulation Proposals"

Posted By James Gattuso On January 22, 2010 @ 12:11 pm In Economics | Comments Disabled

According to a Reuters report [1], French economy minister Christine Lagarde today applauded President Obama’s call for more regulation of the U.S. financial sector. “I am delighted that [the] president of the United States is following our lead,” she added.

In a possibly related story, the Dow Jones yesterday dropped by 213 points [2], the largest one day drop since last October.

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[1] Reuters report: http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE60L1KL20100122

[2] 213 points: http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20100122-702856.html?mod=rss_Bonds

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