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Michael J. Oppenheim, Ex-JPMorgan Chase Private Banker, Accused Of Stealing $20 Million From Customers
The Securities and Exchange Commission
(SEC) just announced charges against Michael J. Oppenheim, a New York
City-based financial adviser. Oppenheim, who lives in Livingston, NJ,
is accused of stealing “at least $20 million” from customers said
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Fed SCE Survey: People That Make Over $100K See Lower Inflation And Higher Earnings Growth Ahead
The New York Fed’s Survey of Consumer Expectations (SCE) was published today. The results from today show that expectations about home prices,
earnings growth and household spending have rebounded somewhat compared
to February.  What Makes This Report Spe...
The New York Fed’s Survey of Consumer Expectations (SCE) was published today. The results from today show that expectations about home prices, earnings growth and household spending have rebounded somewhat compared to Februar...
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Ex-Im Bank Approves $22M Financing For Company Based in Rome, Not U.S. (#BIT: #FNC)
The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im
Bank) is an "independent" federal agency. It's function is to support U.S. exports by providing funding though loans, letters of credit and other credit enhancing products.  The Bank recently came under fi...
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April 8, Financial Regulatory Lo-Down: FOMC Minutes, New Base For FF Rate, #FLIR FCPA Violations and A Speech From Governor Powell
FOMC Minutes New FRB Publication: The FR 2420 Data Collection: A New Base for the Fed Funds Rate New FRB Publication: From the Vault: Separating News and Noise … and Jokes The SEC charged Oregon-based FLIR ( FLIR ) with violating the FCPA Fed Governor Jerom...
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Monday 4/7 Financial Regulatory Review: From Declining PMI and EGRPRA Outreach, to Muni Federal Charges and BHC Stress Tests
Monday is always busy for federal regulators. Here's a quick recap of events... The SEC announced the settlement of fraud
charges against
Gary J. Burtka and Eric C. Waidelich, the mayor and city administrator
of Allen Park, Michigan.  They are banned fro...
Monday is always busy for federal regulators. Here's a quick recap of events... The SEC announced the settlement of fraud charges against Gary J. Burtka and Eric C. Waidelich, the mayor and city administrator of Allen Park, ...
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Friday, April 3 In Review: From A Bank In Ohio That Failed The CRA To A Recap on This Week's Economic Indicators
Here's a recap of government events and news that impacts investors from April 3.    Which Bank In Ohio Failed The FDIC's CRA? The FDIC published a list of banks that were evaluated in January. Of
all the banks evaluated only one, located
in Bellaire, Oh,...
Here's a recap of government events and news that impacts investors from April 3.    Which Bank In Ohio Failed The FDIC's CRA? The FDIC published a list of banks that were evaluated in January. Of all the banks evaluated o...
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U.S. Census Bureau: Business Inventories Still At 2008 Levels
Business inventories represent the amount of product available on the market. When compared against sales it can predict productivity. The inventories/sales ratio was 1.35 at the end of January compared to 1.30 a year ago. As you can see from the chart belo...
Business inventories represent the amount of product available on the market. When compared against sales it can predict productivity. The inventories/sales ratio was 1.35 at the end of January compared to 1.30 a year ago. As...
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Which Student Loan Segments Are Suffering From The Highest Default Rates? Find Out On April 16
The FRB of NY will be holding a student loan briefing on April 16 at 10am. New research and trends among student loan borrowers will be announced. Of special importance to investors in Sallie Mae and other securities collateralize with student loan debt is ...
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Thursday, April 9 GAFI Recap: Ex-Im Bank Conference, A 20-year Fraud At Molex, and Halted Boiler Rooms
A quick recap of salient events and announcements from financial regulatory agencies on Thursday, April 9: The Export-Import Bank announced the agenda for the Ex-Im 2015 Annual Conference to be held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., on
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Tuesday, April 7 Financial Regulatory Review: 1 Arrest, 1 Charge, Consumer Credit Up & FOMC Annual Report Out
Jeffrey Ray Filla was arrested SEC charged LA based Pacific West Capital Group, Inc. and its owner Andrew B Calhoun IV Consumer credit increased   Annual report for the Federal Open Market Committee Published   Update on Economic Indicators Jeffrey Ray Fill...
Jeffrey Ray Filla was arrested SEC charged LA based Pacific West Capital Group, Inc. and its owner Andrew B Calhoun IV Consumer credit increased  Annual report for the Federal Open Market Committee Published  Update on Eco...
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SEC Charges Former Pro Football Player With $31M Ponzi Scheme
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) unsealed a complaint today that was originally filed with the SEC on April 1. It alleges that William ("Will") D. Allen (a former professional football player) and his business partner Susan C. Daub (a former fin...
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) unsealed a complaint today that was originally filed with the SEC on April 1. It alleges that William ("Will") D. Allen (a former professional football player) and his business par...
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Which Ohio Bank Failed The CRA?
Of all the banks evaluated in the most recent CRA report only one, located in Bellaire, Oh, failed with a rating of "NI" which means "needs improvement". Three banks, however, located in MS, NE, and UT received a rating of "outstanding". The
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  • Harvard University
    Fellow, 2006 - 2008
  • Florida A&M University
    MBA, 1995 - 2001
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What Is GAFI? Government Alerts For Investors
Introduction
We are GAFI (www.TheGAFI.com) and our goal is to provide the latest information to help you stay informed about government regulations and reports that may impact your investment portfolio. 

Read Our Articles On SeekingAlpha.com

Managing Editor: Celan Bryant, MBA
Bryant started in investment banking, later accepting a fellowship at Harvard University where she studied sustainable business models and the effect of government regulation on the markets. Bryant also worked as a financial analyst for two Fortune 500 companies and now spends most of her time buried in government research reports.

We would like to remind investors to always do their own due diligence on any investment, and to consult their own financial adviser or representative when necessary. Any material provided is intended as general information only, and should not be considered or relied upon as a formal investment recommendation.
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    Research Analyst/Writer/Investor, 2013 - present
    Freelance Writer & Research Analyst
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