Editorial: Executive disorder

Author: | Published: 23 Feb 2017

Will there be any piece of Obama administration legislation left when Donald Trump decides to end his regulatory rollback? Healthcare, environmental and trade rules have so far been given a significant haircut, but financial regulation is undergoing one of the most significant and high-profile dissolutions.

Trump has set his sights on the Dodd-Frank Act, which was passed shortly after the 2008 financial crisis to promote stronger oversight of the US financial sector....